Sheldon Smith Sets an Example

Sheldon Smith Sets an Example

Sheldon brings a clean shirt to work to change into when she arrives. She has embraced “skorts” the past couple of years as she’s noticed many drivers slow down a bit and definitely notice her when she’s wearing a skort.…

Chip Seals and Bicycles – Short-term Pain for Long-term Gain?

Chip Seals and Bicycles – Short-term Pain for Long-term Gain?

Last summer, I was very glad that Salt Lake City (in contrast to the County)has had an informal policy of not chip sealing bike lanes for the past several years – a decade or more. But as we come up on this year’s construction season, Salt Lake City is, at my own request, considering changing our chip seal policy to include bike lanes.…

Add Some Rail to Your Commute

Add Some Rail to Your Commute

When it comes to full-time bike commuting, I’m by no means an expert. It takes a pretty solid commitment to fully abandon the comforts and freedom of using a car to get to work each day.…

The Bicycle Transit Center: Serving the Needs of Commuter Cyclists.

The Bicycle Transit Center: Serving the Needs of Commuter Cyclists.

June 2011 - The Bicycle Transit Center (BTC) at the UTA Intermodal Hub has been in existence for just over a year. Its location and services have made a big impact for the bike commuter traveling on FrontRunner, bus or TRAX. Even if you do not use public transportation to assist you with your bike commute, The BTC may still have services for your needs.…