Friday, March 18, 2011

NACTO Urban Bikeway Design Guide


The purpose of the NACTO Urban Bikeway Design Guide (part of the Cities for Cycling initiative) is to provide cities with state-of-the-practice solutions that can help create complete streets that are safe and enjoyable for bicyclists. To read more about it click here

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Moving Beyond the Automobile



12th Steet trail bid awarded

Project bids were solicited in January and opened Feb. 17. CG Contractors, LLC, of Salem was the lowest bidder at $72,931, well below the city engineer's cost estimate of $110,000.

The city initially budgeted $87,942 for the project in fiscal year 2010-2011 from multiple funding sources and also included the path's construction as one of its proposed 2011 goals.

For more details click here