Following this morning’s Public Works committee meeting, Councilwoman Fullilove stated that she wants to move the “discussion item” about Madison Avenue bike lanes to the full council agenda this afternoon. She has been informed by multiple other council members and the city council’s own attorney that there is nothing she can legally do to halt our progress, but she is trying anyway to push for a compromise scheme that would endanger bicyclists and businesses alike.
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Tomorrow morning at 10am all area cyclists are invited to join Mayor Wharton at the Memphis Farmers Market (114 N. Main) for a dedication of the bicycle racks City Parks Divison installed downtown over the summer. Come show your support for Mayor Wharton’s cycling initiatives in Memphis!
RALLY FOR GREAT STREETS
Friday September 2, 2011
Bicyclists meet at Overton Square parking lot at 11:45am to ride downtown as a group or Rally in front of City Hall at 12:30pm. This is a great opportunity to show the mayor what we think should happen with our city streets.