Our Streets Minneapolis is looking for applicants for its Board of Directors (see below for more information on what it means to be a Board member and the types of people and skills we are seeking). Joining the Board is a great way to connect to other civic-minded people who want to make a real difference in the city by advocating for safe and comfortable places to bike, walk, and roll.Read more
More Cyclists Are Using Bike Cams, But What Are the Consequences?
Airplanes have black boxes, the police now use body cameras, and the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) recommends that heavy truck and bus fleet operators use video system recorder technology. Together with this growing trend, we’re seeing more and more Twin Cities bicyclists following suit.
It’s become increasingly common for cyclists to use helmet-mounted or bike-mounted cameras like the GoPro when they ride. But, is this use of technology good? Are GoPros always a benefit, or is there a downside, too?Read more
Imagine a bike available on every corner, accessible to you through a single click on your smartphone - that's the vision of the bike share future that was laid out last night at the Nice Ride future of bike share Q&A discussion hosted by Our Streets Minneapolis.Read more