Another Benefit of That New NDC Notch at Indian School NE

Had my first chance to ride the new underpass “notch” along the North Diversion Channel Trail (NDC) at Indian School NE this afternoon. Years in the making (many) and opened a few weeks ago, the notch completes a series of underpasses making it possible for walkers/riders/rollers to go miles and miles from El Pueblo/Paseo del… Read More Another Benefit of That New NDC Notch at Indian School NE

What’s a “Leading Pedestrian Interval”?

As part of the generally low-cost safety improvements announced yesterday by Mayor Keller at/near school crossings, perhaps the best and least expensive will be initiating “Leading Pedestrian Interval” signal timing at many such crossings. What’s that? Or if you’re an English teacher: What are those? As explained in this spiffy explanation from the National Association… Read More What’s a “Leading Pedestrian Interval”?

2021 NM Legislature Does Nothing to Address Traffic Violence

The Democratically-controlled 2021 New Mexico Legislature considered and passed legislation on a wide swath of issues reflecting concern for many underserved groups in our state and society. The long list of initiatives either already signed or currently on the Governor’s desk includes measures to: Repeal the unconstitutional state outlawing of abortions; Extend civil rights of… Read More 2021 NM Legislature Does Nothing to Address Traffic Violence