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Councilmember Mary Cheh is calling for increased safety regulations for bicycles and electric scooters following recent rider deaths.

Councilmember Pushes for Scooter, Bicycle Safety

Recent deaths of bicycle and electric scooter riders have prompted Washington, D.C. Councilmember Mary Cheh to call for stronger safety regulations as part of the city’s Vision Zero initiative. A 20-year-old man riding a Lime electric scooter was killed in a collision with an SUV on Sept. 21, and a 64-year-old[Read More…]

by October 24, 2018 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Bike Insurance Bill Postponed

A D.C. Council vote on a bill that would make it easier for cyclists and pedestrians to collect damages in road accidents was delayed for a second time Wednesday evening, facing increasing opposition from the insurance industry and several council members. The Bicycle and Motor Vehicle Collision Recovery Amendment Act[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 0 comments City News, News

Biking Up the Hilltop

With a nickname like the Hilltop, it seems implausible that Georgetown would ever receive an award for being friendly to cyclists. Yet, earlier in the academic year, Georgetown became the first school in the District of Columbia to be recognized as a bike-friendly university by the League of American Bicyclists.[Read More…]

by February 21, 2014 0 comments Editorial, Opinion

Student Cyclist to Pedal for Fitness

This summer, Heather Sweet (SFS ’14) will make her way from San Francisco, Calif., to Washington, D.C., a 4,100-mile cross-country journey that will be the longest bike ride of her life. The trip is part of the Ocean2Ocean campaign organized by Motion Commotion, a nonprofit organization that promotes health and[Read More…]

by April 24, 2012 0 comments News

DPS Blotter

Friday, March 16, 2012 Theft, Leavey Center bike rack, 8 p.m. A student reported that he left a rental bike unsecured at the listed location. When he returned to retrieve the bicycle, it was missing. Saturday, March 17, 2012 Harassment, Leavey Center, 11:25 p.m. A student reported that a former friend from out[Read More…]

by March 23, 2012 0 comments Uncategorized
GU Gears Up Bike Resources

GU Gears Up Bike Resources

In order to better accommodate the over 60 percent of students, faculty and staff who commute to campus, the university and its Law Center ramped up their bicycling initiatives this past semester. The university is working to reduce the number of community members who drive to and from campus each[Read More…]

by January 27, 2012 0 comments City News, News