Circulate submitted a letter in strong support for the Regional Bikeway Program Bond Issuance and with recommendations for implementation of future bikeway projects.
Read the full letter [PDF].
Circulate San Diego today submitted a letter to the San Diego County Airport Authority in support of the Airport Development Plan. The region will be better off as a result of the Airport Authority’s recirculation of the EIR and the implementation of Alternative 4.
Read the letter here [PDF].
Circulate submitted a letter with recommendations for inclusion in Councilmember Budget Priority Memoranda for FY 2021. Circulate supports the recommendations of the Mobility Board and has four top priorities:
- Safe intersection improvements – Improve 20 intersections with high visibility crosswalks, Lead Pedestrian Intervals and No Right on Red signals throughout the City at dangerous intersections.
- 20 miles in 2020 - Adopt the goal of, and provide funding for, installing at least 20 miles of protected, separated bicycle lanes Citywide, per the Mobility Board’s criteria.
- Education and encouragement – Double funding for education and encouragement for safe travel by all modes, in line with the City’s Vision Zero and Climate Action Plan goals.
- Expansion of bus lanes - Install more bus lanes, specifically on Broadway and Park Boulevard, creating a connected bus lane network.
Read the Circulate's letter and the Mobility Board letter here [PDF].
Today, Circulate submitted a letter supporting the proposed Gaslamp Promenade proposal, which would create a pedestrian promenade through one of San Diego’s busiest and most iconic neighborhoods, removing cars during daytime and evening hours, and allowing for a more attractive destination for both locals and visitors alike.
Read the letter of support here [PDF].
Circulate San Diego and the Chamber of Commerce wrote Mayor Faulconer's office to express their views on the City's review and possible amendments to its regulations on Shared Mobility Devices (SMD) and submitted for consideration.
Read the full letter here [PDF]
Circulate San Diego signed on to a letter to California State Transportation Agency Secretary David S. Kim with support for the Draft 2020 Interregional Transportation Improvement Program (ITIP). The ITIP prioritizes investment for shovel-ready mobility projects that will increase transportation options for all Californians.
Read the letter here [PDF].
Circulate San Diego submitted a letter to Coastal Commission in support of the City of San Diego's parking reforms for multifamily housing in Transit Priority Areas. Coastal access is imperative for all Californians, and this policy will provide more coastal access by allowing more homes near the coast, and more opportunities to access the coast by those who do not drive or own cars.
Read the full letter here [PDF].
Circulate San Diego submitted a letter in support of the proposed Cardiff Highway 101 protected bike lanes. By upgrading the existing bike lanes on Highway 101 through Cardiff to Class IV bike lanes, the City of Encinitas will demonstrate its leadership on safety and climate action.
Read the letter here [PDF]
Circulate San Diego signed on to a letter of support for the Build More Housing Near Transit Act. The proposed legislation seeks to maximize federal investment in fixed-guideway transit by ensuring the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) take a holistic and quantitative approach to evaluating the potential for affordable and market-rate housing development near transit alignments and station areas.
Read the full coalition letter here [PDF].