Elizabeth Bejan http://kcur.org en Biking in KC http://kcur.org/post/biking-kc <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A recent <a href="http://medicalxpress.com/news/2012-10-bicycle-infrastructure-injuries.html">study</a> from the University of British Columbia found that installing bike infrastructure greatly reduces the likely hood of cyclist injury. &nbsp;In fact,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">cycle tracks (bike lanes physically separated from motor vehicle traffic) alongside major streets had about 1/10 the typical risk to cyclists</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. &nbsp;Our guests,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Elizabeth Bejan,</strong>&nbsp;of Revolve KC,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Aaron Bartlett</strong>, Bicycle and Training coordinator at MARC and&nbsp;</span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Deb Ridgeway</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Bicycle/Pedestrian Coordinator for Kansas City Public Works Department,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">explore these risks in Kansas City and how organizations and the city are working to address them.</span></p><p><br> Tue, 29 Jan 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Stephen Steigman, Matthew Long-Middleton & Claire McInerny 31082 at http://kcur.org Biking in KC