bikes http://kalw.org en BART permanently lifts rush hour bike ban http://kalw.org/post/bart-permanently-lifts-rush-hour-bike-ban <div class="article-description" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 16px; vertical-align: baseline; background-color: transparent; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 23.75px;"><p style="margin-top: 5px; margin-bottom: 10px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: inherit; vertical-align: baseline; background-color: transparent; line-height: 1.5em;"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; background-color: transparent;">The Bay Area's transit agency voted u Tue, 29 Oct 2013 17:20:18 +0000 Isabel Angell 35122 at http://kalw.org BART permanently lifts rush hour bike ban BART extends Bikes on Board pilot, postpones final decision http://kalw.org/post/bart-extends-bikes-board-pilot-postpones-final-decision <div class="article-description" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 16px; vertical-align: baseline; background-color: transparent; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 23.75px;"><p style="margin-top: 5px; margin-bottom: 10px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: inherit; vertical-align: baseline; background-color: transparent; line-height: 1.5em;">At a public meeting on May 23, the BART Board of Directors decided that two five-day pilots weren’t enough to make a permanent decision about whether to allow bik Mon, 03 Jun 2013 23:39:54 +0000 Isabel Angell 28110 at http://kalw.org BART extends Bikes on Board pilot, postpones final decision Officials recommend lifting bike restrictions on BART trains http://kalw.org/post/officials-recommend-lifting-bike-restrictions-bart-trains <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 16px; line-height: 23.75px;">After several pilot projects testing bike access on Bay Area BART trains, BART officials recommended that bikes be allowed on trains at all hours and in all stations. This would be a big change from the current rules, where riders can’t bring bikes on trains or into the cramped 12th and 19th Street stations during peak commute hours.</span></p> Mon, 13 May 2013 20:28:35 +0000 Isabel Angell 27118 at http://kalw.org Officials recommend lifting bike restrictions on BART trains Mass Movements: Chris Carlsson and Lisa-Ruth Elliot wrote the book on Critical Mass http://kalw.org/post/mass-movements-chris-carlsson-and-lisa-ruth-elliot-wrote-book-critical-mass <p>Political movements don't have to be shaped by politicians.&nbsp; In fact, one of the most dynamic movements to shape the way we see our streets started with a group of bicycle riders in San Francisco who simply wanted to be seen.<br><br>It's a gathering that's come to be known as "Critical Mass."&nbsp; Tomorrow night, hundreds, if not thousands, of cyclists from around the world will come together to take over the city's streets and celebrate the event's 20th anniversary.</p> Fri, 28 Sep 2012 00:45:33 +0000 Ben Trefny 17313 at http://kalw.org Mass Movements: Chris Carlsson and Lisa-Ruth Elliot wrote the book on Critical Mass A critical mass that began in San Francisco http://kalw.org/post/critical-mass-began-san-francisco <p>On the last Friday evening of every month, the streets of hundreds of cities around the world are transformed. The cars, trucks, and busses that usually dominate the landscape slow down &ndash; because they are overwhelmed by bicycles. In San Francisco, cyclists from all over the city, the Bay Area, and sometimes the world come together at the foot of Market Street.</p> Tue, 31 Jul 2012 00:05:20 +0000 Ben Trefny 4970 at http://kalw.org A critical mass that began in San Francisco