It seems that we got quite a bit more snow then our friends up in Portland, which should make for some fun biking today. Since 4J is closed I don’t have to leave the house until 3pm today, which gives me a chance to share some information with you about the City of Eugene’s policies [More …]
The approximate location of the assault (click for Google map)
WBE wrote last month about the October 15th attempted rape of a woman bike rider in Maurie Jacobs Park by the Greenway Bike Bridge on the River Path. Last weekend on Saturday, November 21st, another sexual assault occurred in the same area. While the [More …]
WBE reader “AW” wrote to me today about a conflict she had with a car driver on 19th Ave between Oak St. and Pearl St. This conflict was very similar to a conflict I had with a car driver in that very same block last July, although we were going different directions. This is an [More …]
The City of Eugene has announced that the new Delta Ponds Bridge will officially open tomorrow! After an earlier dedication on September 11th, the city had to close the bridge down so the contractor could finish up the railing and lighting before it was ready to be really put into use.
There is an impromptu [More …]
Bailey Hill Road, Fall 2009
Fall is perhaps the most dangerous time of year for cyclists in Eugene. The days get shorter and the rain returns – requiring car drivers to pay more attention to the road and our safety. It’s not unusual for a bike commuter to ride both to and from work [More …]
This just in from the City of Eugene (emphasis mine):
Final approval was recently given by FHWA to construct the West Bank Trail Extension Project. This project will provide a shared use path connection between the Santa Clara area and the riverfront trail system south of Randy Pape Beltline. The project extends the existing West [More …]
Yay! WeBikeEugene was voted the third best blog in the Eugene Weekly’s 2010 Best Of Eugene feature! Coming in first place was Culinaria Eugenius, a cooking blog, and second place was the Weekly’s own multi-authored hodgepodge blog. Here’s what they had to say about us:
We won’t say much about our own blog, though thanks [More …]
Ed Fischer Presents at the Transportation Remix
The Transportation Remix party at the Oregon Electric Station on October 22nd was a great time. The room was packed with over 100 people for the three hour event, and CAT’s valet bike parking was filled to capacity. The event was part of the planning for Eugene’s [More …]
Got a notice this morning about a great bike job opening. Maybe we should we create a “jobs” page like BikePortland?
Want to try some bicycle delivery for UPS in Springfield? Here’s the info:
IMMEDIATE SEASONAL BICYCLE DELIVERY JOB OPENINGS AT UPS!