At the dedication of a “ghost bike” Saturday to remember Dave Martinez, the hit-and-run victim, who died Jan. 7, Gloria Gonzalez, the mother of Martinez’s four children, his daughter Maggie Rose, and his son David listen to eulogies from North Denver’s bicycle community.
Bicyclist killed after train struck and killed him in Longmont. (Denver7)
- Hit-and-run cyclist victim Dave Martinez remembered at ‘Ghost Bike’ ceremony. (Streetsblog Denver)
In Colorado Springs, 48 people died in traffic fatalities last year; “an alarming number of them were pedestrians, most of whom were homeless.” (The Gazette)
As Denver plans bus rapid transit for East Colfax, community organizers are working with developers to avoid displacement, strengthen local businesses and avoid losing neighborhood’s roots. (9 News)
“Those holding their breath for the Northwest rail FasTracks will be dead from oxygen starvation long before it becomes a reality.” (Daily Camera)
“Free Ride February” offers Lyft rides to several Breckenridge bars. (5280)
National headlines at Streetsblog USA.
- Thursday: Moving People Forward mobility conference with keynote speaker Janette Sadik-Khan.
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