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Old 06-13-14, 02:04 AM
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Originally Posted by Roody View Post
To me it looks like a crummy road for cycling because of the parked cars and narrowness. But it is hard to tell from a photo, so if cooker says it's good, I trust him. I agree that I would take the full lane, as the little paintings suggest. The paintings probably do a good job of explaining to motorists that they should expect and accept that cyclists use the lane too.
That's amusing. I was thinking it looked like a nice road for riding because of the narrow lane and the median. I'd feel justified in taking the lane aggressively, especially because it's clear that cars couldn't drive very much faster if I weren't there. I'd stay well to the left, away from the parked cars and would have no worries about oncoming traffic or turning cars, as the median is in the way.
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