Campbell showed bicyclists how to organize to make streets safer for everyone. And he made advocacy fun.
Riders and drivers who want to revive casual carpool are finding it difficult to reestablish the famously organic tradition.
According to BPD, 145 people sustained moderate or serious injuries in 141 crashes in 2021 involving cyclists or pedestrians. Five others died.
The man and his company will be responsible for the $2.1 million freeway repairs, officials said.
Authorities say they have identified the driver from Wednesday’s hit-and-run collision in northwest Berkeley.
After the collision, one lane of the freeway was shut down “to accommodate crews inspecting the overcrossing.”
The half marathon starts at 7:30 a.m. at the intersection of Milvia and Kittredge streets, followed by the 5K and 10K that start at 8:30 a.m.
The proposal to end free two-hour parking sparked a backlash from residents and businesses.
The pedestrian was crossing at Marin and Euclid avenues when the driver, who was coming down the hill, struck her in the crosswalk, police said.
Berkeley’s solution to the “shuffle” of drivers moving their cars every two hours is getting pushback from some businesses and residents.
As of this week, police say they still don’t know what caused the May 11 collision, which killed two people.
“It is a dangerous street,” one local resident told Berkeleyside. “It’s just sad that this occasion has made this come to people’s attention.”