bicycle commuting

KNAU and Arizona News
8:29 am
Mon April 14, 2014

Advocacy Groups are Working to Protect Arizona Cyclists


Bicycling advocacy groups in Arizona are working to pass several bills related to bike safety. Arizona Public Radio’s Parker Olson reports.

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State Capitol News
4:25 pm
Thu January 26, 2012

New Legislation Could Allow Bicyclists to Treat Stop Signs as Yield Signs

A House panel voted this morning to let bicyclists pretty much ignore stop signs. Arizona Public Radio's Howard Fischer explains.

The legislation would let bicyclists treat stop signs as yield signs -- meaning they would need to stop only if there were cross traffic. Otherwise they could keep rolling. State Rep. Eric Meyer, a cycling enthusiast himself, told colleagues that having to come to a full stop is actually dangerous. That's because most serious cyclists actually clip their feet onto the pedals.

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