Featured Headline: The Beverly Hills ad-hoc Bike Plan Update Committee will meet with bike advocates tonight. The city last met with the advocates at the end of August, where specific commitments were made to move forward on a pilot program for bike-friendly improvements (as well as other initiatives like a bike rack-on-request program). Mark Elliot, at Better Bike has more details.
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“A mileage fee sounds like a very big hassle, not at all worth its supposed benefits. Are we going to force people to report their mileage and charge them a surprise fee when they renew their registration?”