Just what is a “Sharrow” anyway?

A Bicycle Sharrow is a "shared road" that has bicycle symbols placed on the roadway lane to remind motorists that there may be people riding bikes.  Unlike bicycle lanes, they do not designate a particular part of the roadways for the exclusive use of bicycles.  In other words, automobiles can continue to drive on same part of the road. Bike Sharrows are designed primarily for safety as it tends to have a calming effect on traffic as well as keeping bikes off of sidewalks.  Moreover, bike sharrows also benefit pedestrians as drivers become more aware of their surroundings.  ...
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Look Who Supports the Bike Master Plan & Vitality City Livability Plan

Hundreds of people turned out to show their support for the South Bay Bicycle Master Plan and the Vitality City Livability Plan on September 24 at Moving Planet South Bay. To make sure you heard their voices in favor of passing the plan many of them used word balloons to petition for passage of the plans.  Now it's time to make sure YOUR voice is heard at the Tuesday, 6pm October 18 Redondo Beach City Council Meeting and the October 25 Hermosa Beach City Council Meeting. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TwQ2p_jlhx8...
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Redondo Beach Harbor Drive Bicycle Solution

Vitality City's Liveability expert, Dan Burden, explains how the proposed Class I Bike Path (Cycle Track) on Harbor Drive in Redondo Beach will work as part of the Vitality City Liveablity Plan and the South Bay Bicycle Master Plan. SBBC Board Member, Joe Galliani, interviewed Dan after their breakfast meeting this morning at Good Stuff in Riviera Village. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OPK2cV8UOZU&feature=youtu.be...
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