Broken Record: Deaths of Those Walking New Mexico Roads Continue at Record Pace

One hopes after months/years of checking the latest figures on New Mexico traffic fatalities, specifically pedestrian deaths, that this month will be different. With┬ádata point after data point making it more and more unmistakable that a major public health crisis is at hand, you hope to see a month where maybe only 1 or 2… Read More Broken Record: Deaths of Those Walking New Mexico Roads Continue at Record Pace

Burque City Council Passes Bike Lane Ordinance

The news doesn’t seem to have made our Paper of Record, somewhat understandably kicked to the journalistic curb by more vociferous discussion regarding “$2.7 million in financial incentives” to a golfing Dave & Buster’s, but City Council last night did unanimously pass Councilor Isaac Benton’s ordinance changing the traffic code: To add bicycle lanes to… Read More Burque City Council Passes Bike Lane Ordinance

On the Hunt for That Fifth Parks & Rec Optical Bike/Ped Counter

In tracking down the elusive set of new(ish) City of Albuquerque Parks & Recreation bike/ped counters around town (actually, they aren’t that elusive, as they are firmly planted on popular multi-use paths), reader Keith beat the Better Burque staff to the punch and recently submitted this fine, fine map after his own search: Better Burque… Read More On the Hunt for That Fifth Parks & Rec Optical Bike/Ped Counter