Tuesday, October 9, 2007

another city and state catch on

maybe if we keep saying it. then it will sink in.
BOSTON - The Patrick administration wants to make the state a friendlier place for bicyclists. The Boston Globe reports the Department of Conservation and Recreation has an $82 million plan to build a network of bike paths across Massachusetts, including one that would allow riders to pedal 120 miles from Lowell to Westfield.

But officials caution that funding and bureaucratic snags, as well as opposition from local residents along the proposed bike trails, could delay construction for years, if not decades. more here