Will Mission District bikers ever get a break? From erratic drivers exhibiting heavy-duty road rage to illegal Sunday double-parkers, it hasn’t been easy being green.
In addition to these current obstacles as well as countless others, a new obstruction has taken to hindering the paths of bikers. Morning after morning, tour buses of epic proportion park in the lane specifically designated for bikes.
Not only is this maneuver highly illegal, but also extremely dangerous. So where does this leave the locals? It displaces bikers into the streets, attempting to avoid the hazardous traffic, and leaves drivers aggravated.
If the city continues to ignore calls and complaints, then Mission District drivers and bikers have to take matters into their own hands by being cautious and keeping their eyes on the road.