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Bills for New Bike Lanes on Race, Island, Torresdale, Pass Committee

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Bob Previdi (left) and Kasim Ali (right) testify on new bike lane projects

Three bills that will make life a little easier for cyclists were reported out of the Committee of Streets and Services this morning.

As we noted yesterday, the new lanes will be on Race Street in Center City and Island and Enterprise Avenues in Southwest Philadelphia. A third project will allow the Streets Department to construct a bike lane and crosswalk to connect two entrances to the Pennypack Trail across Torresdale Avenue, making travel safer for cyclists.

“This is an important connection to the Pennypack, which is

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