Bike Advocacy Gains Momentum in the South Bay

Before I get into today’s topic, please be sure you take our bike survey and check out our schedule of upcoming community open houses.  Both the survey and the open houses will largely inform our master plan proposals and survey participants will have a chance to win a $100 gift certificate to Hermosa Cyclery! Back to business…in September, the City of Redondo Beach adopted Measure G; a controversial land use measure that will affect future development of the RB harbor area.  The specifics of this ballot measure proved to be imminently controversial.  Members on both sides of issue fervently expressed their opinions.  As such, I have no plans to discuss my own opinion here.  What I will say about Measure G is that it is actually a victory for the South Bay’s bike planning world.  The Measure calls for a minimum of a 10-foot wide “promenade” along the waterfront.  This promenade is reserved for pedestrian and…wait for it….BIKE TRAFFIC!  As it...
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