Pedaling throughout the city over the past month, riders may have noticed some mysterious new infrastructure—rubbery diamond loops attached to small metal boxes—sprouting up across popular bike paths and greenways. Say “hello” to Seattle’s newest bicycle counters! SDOT announced this morning not one, not two but seven new bicycle counters throughout Seattle.
Last night, bicycling's most important moment in Seattle took place at City Hall. The much-anticipated Seattle Bike Master Plan Update came before the City Council for a special hearing, and dozens of people came out in support of safe roads.
Whether you’re an 8-year-old kid or an 80-year-old grandparent, getting around Seattle on a bike should be safe, easy and comfortable. When fully implemented, Seattle’s ambitious new Bike Master Plan (BMP) will make that vision a reality.