Monthly Archives: October 2011

New Parking in Mowatt Lane Garage

DOTS and bikeUMD have installed DERO Double Decker bike racks into the Mowatt Lane Garage. For a video on how to use them, click here:

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Riggs Road Crossing – Video

This video was submitted by one of our commuters. He prefers this route for crossing Riggs Road.

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Do you support a new trail by the Riggs Road Crossing?

This is the word we have from MDOT so far on trying to install a trail on the public utility Right of Way near the Riggs Road crossing. A bonus, however, I have added your request for a trail across … Continue reading

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Sept. 12 Update from SHA regarding Riggs Road and Campus Drive Crossings

Sept. 12, 2011 The SHA follows procedures outlined in the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) to determine when and where traffic control devices should be installed.  A study of the existing bicycle accommodations at the MD 193/Campus Drive … Continue reading

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Bike Theft Primer

I’ve written this primer on locking bicycles because I may have some experience and/or information that some of you might not.  I was a university police officer from 1980-2010 and ran a Police Bicycle Unit for almost 20 years and … Continue reading

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