bicycles

Roads are for cyclists, as well

I read Pamela Simning’s letter about bicyclists in the Journal (Sept. 23), and I share her anger at the five cyclists riding abreast who wouldn’t pull over. I can say that with ...

Cyclists, residents debate courtesy on Newcastle roads

Local residents raised concerns about a popular pastime in their area – road biking. But those who participate in it say there are two sides to the story. Residents: Bicyclists ...

Take 2-wheeler in for a spin

After much thought, I think I have it all figured out how to solve the problem of roads clogged by bicycles in the foothills. The bicycles are driving the locals crazy in the area ...

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 ...