Currently, unless I make eye contact with the drivers making right turns from Middle to University, I will not proceed. This intersection really needs an extra warning or safety mechanism.
Drivers need to be reminded of California laws:
• Stop signs require full stops.
• Right turns at stop signs and at red lights require full stops — first stopping behind the white line or crosswalk.
• Drivers are required to make a full stop behind the white lines that are painted at street intersections, before entering the intersection or "creeping forward" to see if the road is clear to drive.
On a side note, I commend the progress for safety made by the hard-working Menlo Park Bicycle Coalition. The bike boulevards are a glowing example that action can impact progress and increase safety for all.
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