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2nd day in a row with fatal Md. bike crash
For the second day in a row, a Maryland cyclist has died as the result of a collision with a car. This time a left hook in Gaithersburg.
November 24, 2014, WashCycle
Bicyclist killed in hit-and-Run in Prince George's
Prince George's County Police say a bicyclist was struck and killed in a hit-and-run crash in Lanham.
November 24, 2014, NBC Washington
Fairfax Board approves major Tysons development
Fairfax County Board of Supervisors recently approved the Westpark Plaza development located at Westpark Dr and Route 7. Included in the plans are bike lanes on Westpark Dr and the new street, Park Avenue.
November 23, 2014, FABB
Ex-Transportation chief: US roads and bridges 'on life support'
“Our infrastructure's on life supports right now. That's what we're on,” LaHood said on CBS’s “60 Minutes.”
Rebecca Shabad, November 23, 2014, The Hill
2000 miles of bicycle, pedestrian projects recommended for region
Thousands of miles of bike lanes and pedestrian pathways are planned for the Washington region over the next several decades. The aim is to get people out of their cars and onto bikes or walking paths for the many short trips they make each day.
Martin Di Caro, November 20, 2014, WAMU
Montgomery announces plowing pilot program for CCT
Montgomery Parks on Wednesday said it will plow its section of the Capital Crescent Trail this winter, after complaints last winter from Trail users who encountered icy conditions for days and weeks after snowy weather.
Aaron Kraut, November 19, 2014, Bethesda Now
Bike-ped trail in the works for New York Ave. NE
An effort is underway to turn a stretch of land along New York Avenue NE into a biking and walking trail, connecting Ivy City to NoMa and beyond.
Tony Goodman, November 19, 2014, GGW
Next big thing: Arlington Blvd. Trail
The thoroughfare connects more than 100,000 people living in adjacent neighborhoods to offices, retail, parks, schools, and government services. What it lacks is a consistent, high-quality bicycling route.
November 18, 2014, WABA