- While total thefts in DC have declined, bike thefts in DC have gone up. Wards 2 and 6 are the hotspots for bike theft - probably because that's where all the black kids are. "As the number of stolen bikes steadily dropped in Ward 2, reports of stolen bikes in Ward 6 increased without fail each year." About 5% of those bikes are left unlocked. While the article asserts that bikes have been recovered by the police and returned to owners, there is no indication of how often that has happened.
- More CaBi animations.
- TBD has an update to its post on the most recent pedicab driver arrest (scroll to the bottom). There is probably room to criticize both parties based on this account.
- Electric bike ride from NYC to San Francisco passes through DC on Friday.