Original post made on Dec 8, 2007
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on Dec 8, 2007 at 1:45 pm
As more and more employers move to the areas east of Hwy 101 and west of Hwy 280, we must provide safe and convenient ways for employees to reach their jobs without using cars. Global warming is a real problem. Gas prices are soaring. Public transit is very poor in Silicon Valley outside of the Caltrain and El Camino corridor. The freeway interchanges are deadly for bicyclists and pedestrians. Trails like these are fantastic alternatives. Please build more!
on Dec 15, 2007 at 10:37 am
This sounds great and I'd like to try it someday, but I wonder, how do you feel arriving at the office hot and sweaty and then having to spend the whole day at work like that? Isn't it rather unpleasant? Are you able to concentrate on your job like that? How about if you have to have a big meeting with suits?
on Dec 17, 2007 at 12:15 am
If you don't ride hard enough to break a sweat, then it isn't a problem. If you do ride hard, then your employer may have shower facilites, or you can freshen up without a shower. Any FAQ on cycle commuting should have more info.