For urban bikers, a risky commute and worries about safety
on March 13, 2012
Cities like Oakland would like to see more residents commuting by bike. But urban biking is risky, and sometimes both drivers and cyclists aren’t sure how to keep things safe.
For more information about bicycle safety, including a schedule for classes, visit the East Bay Bicycle Coalition’s website.
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