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News - July 17, 2013

Green bike lanes coming to Alpine Road

by Dave Boyce

Green-colored pavement is coming to bike lanes along the sides of Alpine Road as they pass under Interstate 280 just east of Ladera. Where the bike lanes and vehicle lanes cross, such as at the freeway entrance and exit ramps, the pavement will be striped in green and white to indicate a "conflict zone," an engineer for the San Mateo County Public Works Department told the Almanac.

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Posted by RESIDENT, a resident of Portola Valley: other
on Jul 18, 2013 at 5:43 pm

WITH THE NEW BIKE LANE WILL THAT GUARENTEE THE BICYCLERS WILL KEEP IN THEIR OWN LANE? NO RIDE 3-4-5 ABREAST & CLOG TRAFFIC


Posted by Resident, a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Jul 22, 2013 at 9:07 pm

Nothing can guarantee that people will obey the rules. I wish the bike lanes could guarantee that cars and trucks would not encroach into them, but I doubt that will happen. It hasn't yet.


Posted by Notice, a resident of another community
on Jul 23, 2013 at 9:20 am

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