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Old 06-12-14, 08:03 PM
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Originally Posted by cooker View Post
This is Shaw St. It seems wide with its grassy median, but the lanes are narrow. I used to see a lot of cyclists riding dangerously in the "door zone", as cars impatiently squeezed by, but since they painted the sharrows in, earlier this year, things seem better – more cyclists seem emboldened to take the lane, and the drivers seem more willing or resigned to waiting for a safe spot to pass.


Encouraging that they got cyclists away from parked cars. But isn't it wide enough for cars to pass if everyone is going slow enough?

Ok.. now that I blew this up, I see it isn't. So a really slow cyclist could hang traffic up pretty good.

Maybe a case for a "No parking" zone.
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