Posts tagged with "cycling"

Dear Decaturish – City of Decatur needs to show up for cyclists

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt May 20, 2015

We accept letters to the editor. All letters must be signed and are typically 400 to 800 words in length. We reserve the right to edit letters for length and content. To send your letter to the editor, email it to¬†editor@decaturish.com. Dear Decaturish, I was at the post office at Ponce de Leon Avenue and […]

Decatur updating its bike map

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt October 9, 2014

Decatur is asking for public input as it revises its 2012 Bicycle Sustainability Map to include some of the city’s newly annexed areas. Commissioner Fred Boykin, who owns Bicycle South, sent the word out to his customers via email. Decatur’s Bicycle Suitability Map was published in 2012 and it’s time for an update! Cyclists’ suggestions […]

Bike lane projects planned in Midtown

Posted by Decaturish.com September 30, 2014

This story has been updated.¬† By Kim Hutcherson, contributor Construction is set to begin on a series of “high priority” bike lane projects that will change Midtown commutes for cyclists and drivers alike. Dedicated bicycle lanes will be built or expanded along 5th Street, West Peachtree Street and parts of Peachtree Street south of the […]

Well aware – Reward fund in cyclist case nears $15k

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt June 17, 2014

There have been nearly $15,000 in donations to a reward fund for information about a driver that Atlanta Police say intentionally ran down cyclist Gregory Germani. Police have been looking for information about the driver of a red Dodge Nitro. Investigators believe Germani and the driver got into some kind of argument prior to the […]

UPDATE – Cyclist recovering, charges pending

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt May 7, 2014

Decatur Police say a woman who was struck by a car while riding her bike Tuesday remains hospitalized but her condition has improved. City spokeswoman Casie Yoder said that the investigation is ongoing, but it appears the bicyclist was struck by a car while she was attempting to turn left onto Waters Street from West […]

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