Friday, April 29, 2011

Sharrows come to Chapel Street, Charleston

When Charleston street crews painted bike lanes too narrow to be safe, they called the stripes "bike guides." We jumped in, fearing that cyclists would try to ride INSIDE THE LINES and sooner or later, someone would get "doored." We pleaded for sharrows that would show everyone that cyclists actually belonged out in the lanes of traffic, and very recently, the sharrows were added. Here's a bike-ride glimpse..

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Alternatives to the Auto, Continued!!

Person-Powered Sperm Express

The Custom-Made 'Sperm Bullitt': Making a Special Delivery...

Copenhagen is a paradise for cyclists and a city that the rest of the world could learn a lot from. One of the things that make biking so convenient there is the use of cargo bikes (I wish they were more popular in North-America). As you can see above and below, there are all kinds! This one is the 'Sperm Bullitt' and it belongs to the Nordisk Cryobank (European Sperm Bank). Click Here for more details and pics.

Thursday, April 21, 2011

New Renter Along the Battery2Beach Route

Another 0.75 mile rented on the Battery2Beach Route in honor of Edwin Gardner. Many thanks to our latest renter, Whitney Powers. We are closer to reaching our goal, thanks to you!

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Only 19 spots left along the Battery2Beach Route!

A HUGE thank you to S.C. Ports Authority for their generous donation to Charleston Moves. They are the newest renter of one mile along the route!