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With Kids, Sometimes We Ride on the Sidewalk

Sometimes We take the SidewalkBike to School Month is in full swing. The racks have been full this past week despite the rainy weather. This hardy group of riders doesn’t mind biking in the rain. Way to go.

The increased number of pedalers around the school means a few biker, non-biker conflicts. We’re learning from each other and need to keep an open dialog so we can live harmoniously on the shared streets and sidewalks.

One recent conflict surrounded whether or not bikes belong on the sidewalk.  In King County, bikes are allowed on the sidewalk as long as they follow the rules of the road and the sidewalk. Continue reading