Friday, July 18, 2008

Schwinn Schwinn Situation?

Forest Hills Ledger has a nice write up on the latest effort to bring a bike lane to Queens Blvd. FoHi 72's newest friend Mike Heffron weighed in. . .

"We're in the very, very beginning stages" of planning the lane, said Transportation Alternatives Queens Committee Chairman Mike Heffron. "We're aiming for all of Queens Boulevard to have a lane."

Read the excellent
Alex Christodoulides piece here: http://foresthillsledger.com/articles/2008/07/18/forest_hills/forest_hills_ledger/news/forest_hills_ledger_newsnonprofitp07172008.txt

Also, please see Mickey T's informative write up on her trip to the Transportation Alternatives meeting here: http://www.queenscentral.com/2008/07/18/taqc-report/

Her post follows a nice comment she made on this blog about a bike ride though Queens she recently took with her dishwasher.

I've written the DOT commissioner. I encourage you to do the same. Better yet, join Mickey T next time she goes to the TA Queens Chapter meeting. Check out Queenscentral.com for info.