Summer Projects Wrap-up
It's been a VERY active summer for repaving projects around Eugene and several of them have seen improvements for cyclists. Here's a quick recap on some of those projects: 5th Avenue (Blair to High) What's been done: Improved pedestrian crossing at 5th/High Removed parking on the south side of 5th Ave from Blair to Jefferson to fit wider bike lanes (including a door zone buffer on the north side) Widened the remainder of the bikes lanes along the corridor and included buffer stripes where feasible Smoooooth pavement What isn't going to be done (but should be): Improve the crossing of Monroe at 5th Ave Some traffic calming measures to make it feel more comfortable More bike corrals to create good sidewalk environment & improve streetscape 18th Avenue (Westmoreland Park to … Continue reading "Summer Projects Wrap-up"