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Street parking near new school cut to make room for bike lanes

Original post made on Sep 15, 2019

In order to offer safer passage by bike to Menlo Park's new high school, TIDE Academy, the Menlo Park City Council voted unanimously on Aug. 20 to remove 165 parking spaces on Jefferson Drive, between Chrysler and Constitution drives, and on Chrysler Drive between Constitution and Commonwealth drives.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 12:00 AM

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13 people like this
Posted by Parent
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Sep 15, 2019 at 8:58 pm

Thank you for taking this small step to keep our community kids safer.

10 people like this
Posted by safety first
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Sep 16, 2019 at 12:36 pm

Safe streets are far more important than free parking. Thank you for making Menlo Park safer for our children.

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Posted by Peter Carpenter
a resident of Atherton: Lindenwood
on Sep 16, 2019 at 12:52 pm

Peter Carpenter is a registered user.

The practice of giving bicycles that actually move people priority over cars that just sit there should be applied city wide.

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