Road improvements? No, road impairments

Mixing high speed traffic and people on foot or bikes is a recipe for disaster. The findings of a Palm Beach MPO study bear this out, showing the extraordinarily dangerous nature of the county’s arterial road network. Below is a map showing the hot spots identified. Thanks to Wes Blackman …

The Subculture bike rack story

John Simmerman of Active Towns visited West Palm Beach recently and shot this short video telling the story of the bike rack outside of Subculture Coffee. John created the Active Towns initiative and I always enjoy his perspective, as the changes happening in West Palm Beach are sometimes imperceptible to …

Watch out, ‘jaywalking’ Sunfest patrons!

Earlier today, I alerted the community to the fact that police officers were¬†issuing citations warnings¬†to Sunfest patrons crossing at Quadrille and Clematis Street. For now, it appears that this enforcement activity has stopped. [Clarification: Fines were not issued today. However, Bob Katzen, downtown neighbor and friend, was stopped by an …