To: Theresa MacMillan
Executive Director, Metropolitan Transportation Commission
Re: Bicycles on trains
The Bay Area Transportation Working Group (BATWG) supports connection to public transit by bicycle and other non-automotive means. But we also recognize that rail systems, especially, are becoming increasingly crowded throughout the entire day.
The current policy of allowing bicycles on trains reduces the space available for other riders. BATWG suggests a number of ways to support bicycling while freeing up space on crowded trains : Continue reading