bicycles

Ban ag traffic from roadways

Ms. Lisa Miller says her friends and neighbors like to drive livestock trucks around our country roads and she feels that bicycles are a nuisance (“Country roads unsafe for bicyc ...

Clean roads for safety of all

I am commenting on the recent bike letters. I believe that the roads should be cleaned or have bike lanes added to the sides to make it safer to use. I am not a frequent rider but ...

Consider the Idaho stop law

My husband and I enjoy riding mountain and road bikes, but our children haven’t shown too much interest in riding, until recently our oldest has been riding with me to get in cyc ...

Local roads have room for all users

I wish to comment on the recent letters regarding bicyclists in the Lincoln and Loomis Basin regions. I am a frequent rider on the roads you describe. I make a strong effort to rid ...

Bicyclists need more than bike lanes

This is in response to Lisa Miller’s letter (Reader Input, June 27). First, let me say I appreciate Ms. Miller’s approach, that is, not going the “all cyclists are jerks” ...

Bicyclists need to obey rules of road

Thank you, Lisa Miller, for writing last week what most of us have wanted to mention for years (Reader Input, June 27). Most bicyclists on country roads are a hazard and nuisance t ...

Follow laws, share roadways

In response to Lisa Miller’s recent letter (“Country roads unsafe for bicyclists,” Reader Input, June 27), compromise would be wise. Let’s look at some topics: Having a nea ...

Country roads unsafe for bicyclists

First off I want to say I have nothing against bicyclists; this is all about safety. I think it is time we stop the country bike rides and tours for purely safety reasons. This l ...

Bikefest to promote safety for youth

Auburn’s youth now have a chance to feel the spirit of the Amgen Tour of California bike race. From 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday kids and their parents can join other cycling ent ...

Recreation area excludes cyclists

I ride my mountain bike in the Folsom State Recreation Area trail system more than three times a week. Until this morning, I was a full supporter of Proposition 21 to fund the stat ...

Anti-bicyclist should lose voting rights

Jan Demello claims, “Riding bicycles on Wise Road should be prohibited,” (Reader Input, July 23). Because she says so? And according to what Constitution? It is indeed sad to ...

Rules of the road also apply to bikes

I agree whole-heartedly with David Chaddock (Reader Input, July 21) regarding bicycles on Wise Road. I too live on Wise Road. The other day I was the second car in a line of car ...

When cyclists are licensed, they can use roads

Bicycles do not belong on the road! In response to the letter reminding cars to share the road with bicycles (Your Views, Feb. 17): Hell no! Maybe when bikes have a license and ha ...
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