What’s Velo?

Vélo is the French word for bike.

MN News Roundup – 25 October 2010

City OKs bike-trail funds (Mn Daily)

A long-delayed bike trail that would connect the University of Minnesota with downtown Minneapolis got two injections of funding in the past week.

The Transportation and Public Works Committee of the Minneapolis City Council accepted $98,535 for the trail Tuesday from the Non-Motorized Transportation Pilot Program, a federal program . . . → Read More: MN News Roundup – 25 October 2010

Giving Trail Traffic Priority

According to this article at the Daily Planet, the Minneapolis Public Works Department is considering modifying the traffic control (stop signs) at several intersections along the Midtown Greenway.  Currently the intersections of the Midtown Greenway with James Avenue, Irving Avenue, and Humbolt Avenue are signed as 4-way stops.  In practice, relatively few users treat it . . . → Read More: Giving Trail Traffic Priority