"The Dilemmas of Bicycle Planning" by Paul Schimek
The best sixteen pages anyone can read on bicycling planning.
Bicycling "Street Smarts", by John AllenConcise web guide that shows how to safely ride on all public roads.
Issues with Bicycling on Sidepaths and Sidewalks
Bicycles and the Law, by Alan Wachtel, CABO Government Relations Director
A summary of how the law applies to bicyclists - a bit technical, but
Scroll down to Part 9, "Traffic Controls for Bicycle Facilities"
Caltrans Traffic Manual
The traffic manual has standards for signage, pavement markings and traffic
control devices. It is useful when you are dealing with signage issues,
especially illegal or improper signs. (Superseded by the California MUTCD)
AASHTO (pronounced "ash-toe") American Association of State Highway Transportation Officials, Green Book of Bicycle Facilities
Click on the link to download the document. For those in California, this is for reference only - the
Highway Design Manual Chapter 1000 supersedes this in California.
Facilities Design Presentation
Here is a fantastic Facilities Design presentation put together by League
Cycling Instructor and Traffic Engineer Richard Moeur (from Phoenix). It is a
must read for advocates and transportation professionals.
"Re-Evaulating Traffic Signal Loops" by Alan Wachtel
Originally published in Bicycle Forum #50, this highly technical (but
interesting) article compares the sensitivity of the various kinds of signal
Statewide Safety Study of Bicycles and Pedestrians on Freeways, Expressways, Toll Bridges, and Tunnels
Recently done for California; released in September 2001.
Bicycle-Motor Vehicle Collisions on Controlled Access Highways in Arizona
Analysis from January 1, 1991 to June 30, 2002
Policy PGP 1030 referenced in that document.
The Science and Politics of Bicycle Driving
HTML version: <http://www.humantransport.org/bicycledriving/sciencepolitics1/index.html>
Bicycle Parking Guidelines
This document aids in bicycle rack selection and location for bicycle
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