Take a Car-Free Trip to Valle de Oro

The fine folks building the nearly opened Valle de Oro NWR Visitor Center have currently made it possible for car-free folks to ride/walk right up the Center, while drivers are blocked a ways up the road. Darn. Don’t ya hate that? Enjoy your ride/walk out there folks. It’s a beautiful Center and environs.

That New Far East Central Avenue “Road Diet”

The bloated and ever-dangerous Central Avenue between Juan Tabo and Tramway got a “road diet” recently. In this case, “diet” means periodic horizontal striping and continuous (except for many right turn lanes) white-line striping of the far right lane. So how’s our diet going? Here are a few admittedly sleepy Sunday morning snaps taken today… Read More That New Far East Central Avenue “Road Diet”

Better Burque Proposes Solution to Soccer Stadium Dilemma

In the wake, funereal, of the failed soccer stadium initiative, there’s much talk of still building the place, just not “there.” Wherever “there” was gonna be. And with talk/derision about gentrification, parking, parking, gentrification, and parking, there’s been a general post-election “hot take” that we just build the damn thing out in Sprawlworld. You know,… Read More Better Burque Proposes Solution to Soccer Stadium Dilemma

Results Observed re: Bike Route Idea on/near William St.

Back in 2018, a couple of us went to Albuquerque City Council offices passing around one of those bullet-laden “two-pagers” and talked to Councilor Ike Benton and staff about turning William St. SW (South Broadway and San Jose neighborhoods) into a designated “Bike Route.” Those bullets also included the idea of connecting said “bike route”… Read More Results Observed re: Bike Route Idea on/near William St.