"Transportation officials are narrowing the final designs for a bike and pedestrian path on the western span of the Bay Bridge, something bike advocates have been dreaming about for decades.
But it could still be another decade before the 2.9-mile structure from Yerba Buena Island to San Francisco is funded and built, according to the Bay Area Toll Authority."
The big questions: Exactly how the new structure will be added to the 80-year-old span and where it will touch down in San Francisco.
Great case study of a $20,000 design from Rural Studio - www.fastcoexist.com/3056129/th...
Portland Is First U.S. City to Make Protection Default for All New Bike Lanes
"If we build our system well, then models tell us that over the next 20 years bicycle transportation is the means of transportation expected to grow the most. The key is to build our system well, to build it to be safe, and to strive for the highest quality bikeways possible."