RALEIGH -- The City Council gave its blessing Tuesday to a plan that would create bicycle lanes on Hillsborough Street.
The lanes still need to be approved by the N.C. Department of Transportation, which has official jurisdiction over the state road.
Raleigh has spent $9.9 million giving a section of Hillsborough Street near N.C. State University a facelift, with roundabouts and new streetscaping. But bicycle lanes were not included in the initial plans. However, several groups and bicycle enthusiasts pleaded their cause.
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Wednesday, April 21, 2010
Bike Lanes on Hillsborough Street?
From today's Raleigh News & Observer: