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Simplicity Works

Posted in Simplicity with tags on August 21, 2008 by njmalhq

In Portland, Oregon where I live, the new bike boxes are being introduced.   The move is being hailed by many, but I have my doubts.  Bicyclist safety has certainly been a real issue.  Cars seem to crash into bicycles every few days.  But does the solution have to involve introducing even greater complexity into the traffic system? Simplicity can be surprisingly effective.