"The Missing Link" on the Burke-Gilman Trail - Debate Continues
Posted Thursday, July 14, 2011 by Christopher L. Thayer
For recreational riders and bike commuters the section of the Burke-Gilman Trail (between the Ballard Fred Meyer and the Locks) known as the “Missing Link” has been the source of some ongoing controversy and, unfortunately, a number of bicycle accidents. The attached article, written by an avid cyclist, provides the perspective from the commercial truck drivers who have to drive on the same roads - shared with bicyclists. It addresses the safety concerns of trying to have large commercial vehicles share the road with cyclists.
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