The construction of protected bike lanes in front of Graham Middle School is well underway. It is due to be completed by the end of 2017. We can't wait!
The construction of protected bike lanes in front of Graham Middle School
is well underway. It is due to be completed by the end of 2017. We can't
This will be a parking protected bike lane.
The moment we’ve been waiting for has arrived - the Castro Street redesign has been released!! Please find the agenda here:
Agenda (Item 3.1): legistar1.granicus.com/mountai...
You will find also an overview of the design in "Attachment 2 - Overall Castro Street Improvement," in the Agenda above.
Details about the design are in the Study Session Memo, also in the Agenda above.
City staff will present the design and take public comments at a study session at 5pm Tuesday, February 9th in Council Chambers at City Hall (500 Castro Street). Bring a middle school student, and wear green in solidarity!!
Safe Mountain View will hold a meet-up outside City Hall at 4:30 for supporters to band together before the study session. RSVP: www.eventbrite.com/e/meet-up-s...
If you can’t make it to the study session, please write a letter of support to City Council:
Some things we LOVE about this design are:
- protected bike lanes
- green paint
- safety islands at some of the intersections
- the elimination of the slip lane at Miramonte
- bulb outs to shorten the crossing distance for people walking across the street
Good news! Word has it Mountain View city Staff has added protected bike lanes to the list of improvements they are proposing for Castro Street in front of Graham Middle School. This is great for the students' commute to school! The design is scheduled to be released on February 5th.
Come support the design at a Study Session February 9th at City Hall, 5:30. Meet up with other supporters outside City Hall at 5pm. Wear green to show support!
Come support the improvements the City wants to make for Graham Middle
School students. They need our support!
Where: Mountain View City Hall: 500 Castro Street, Mountain View, CA 94041
When: Tuesday, February 9th
* 5pm - 5:20: Meet-up outside City Hall - RSVP
* 5:30 - 6:30: Study Session inside City...
Safe Mountain View and Greenbelt Alliance are hosting a Happy Hour for Protected Bikeways for Graham Students. Space is limited. If you'd like to attend, please RSVP here:
Come join others who are interested in Mountain View creating the safest possible bike lanes for the students of Graham Middle School. Mingle, have tasty snacks, share ideas, and learn how you can help encourage the City to transform Castro Street from Miramonte to El Camino into a showcase of how safe a street can be.
Safe Mountain View is starting a discussion list about why we need protected bikeways for Graham Middle School students. Go below and click "subscribe to this group" if you would like to join the discussion: