Posted inBike and Walk, Bike Beat, Chapel Hill, Connectivity

We have been waiting 45 years for safer bike lanes on Cameron. We can’t wait any longer.

We are launching a petition asking the Town of Chapel Hill to pilot protected bike lanes on Cameron Avenue. With enough support, we believe we can get better bike lanes on Cameron in the next six months, not two years. In 1978, the Town of Chapel Hill opened its first bike lane. Located along Cameron […]

Posted inBike and Walk, Bike Beat, Carrboro, Connectivity

Making a one-car household in Carrboro work takes work

Wildfires, floods, and intense storms got you thinking about climate change? Maybe you’re frustrated with increased traffic on our roadways, cars clogging your neighborhood streets, or ugly parking garages popping up in your towns? If you want to reduce your contribution to climate change and preserve the safety, walkability, and vibrancy of your town, then […]

Posted inGreenway

A side path on Seawell School Road is not a viable alternative to completing the Bolin Creek Greenway

In 2009, the Carrboro Town Council approved a conceptual master plan to build out a greenway network across Carrboro. The conceptual plan outlined common goals, listed existing connections across the town, and recommended that each part of the greenway (numbered 1-4) be implemented in phases. Funding for each phase has been separate, and obtained through […]