City may extend Lincoln Street bike lane south to 13th
The city is looking to fill a bike-lane gap on Lincoln Street when the road is repaved this summer. The street now has a bike lane north of 11th, and is a commonly used northbound bike route into downtown and the Whitaker. But the stretch from 13th to 11th avenues has no bicycle facilities at all, though many people on bikes access that stretch of Lincoln from 13th, the 12th Avenue bicycle boulevard, or the neighborhood along Lincoln south of 13th. To add a bike lane, city staff would need to remove on-street parking on the east side of those two blocks. City Transportation Planning staff has received a couple of letters from organizations on the street, encouraging the installation of a bike lane, one of them … Continue reading "City may extend Lincoln Street bike lane south to 13th"