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turtle at zworg.com
Tue Aug 29 15:39:46 EDT 2006
Boston Critical Mass <list at bostoncriticalmass.org> wrote:
> "No one in their right mind would ride a bicycle on Memorial Drive. Hundreds
> of bicyclists use the sidewalk along the Charles River daily."
> Eh, biking on Memorial Drive isn't that big of a deal. I did it once..
> granted, I was using my highest gear and pretty much going faster than I'd
> ever gone on my bike. May not have been the safest way to get downtown for
> me, but it's a helluva lot faster than the root-riddled sidewalk on which
> the majority of the traffic consists of recreational cyclists, joggers,
> walkers, et cetera.
I used to bike on Mem Drive every day on my way to work. It's really
not a problem at all as long as you take the lane.
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