Another metro cities falls for bike lane hype despite very little proof that the "access" helps prevent accidents or does anything but make local streets look like garbage. Whilst we want EVERYONE on the road to be safe . . . This costly fad has never meth with serious scrutiny as BIKE SUPREMACY threatens to ruin more local roads.
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A road diet on 47th street includes bike lanes, crosswalks, and a center left turn lane. These features make the street safer for all road users by slowing car traffic and making connections to popular destinations like Lulu's. The City of Westwood, Kansas, is the latest Kansas City metro municipality to adopt a Complete Streets policy.