Posts Tagged ‘folding bikes’

Gear Prudence: Are Folding Bikes for Dorks?

I don't want to look like a Russian circus bear!

Planning Boss Modest After Metro Folding Bike Victory

According to new Metro rules issued Monday, passengers no longer need bags if they're taking folding bikes on a train during rush hour. But there's no need to thank Office of Planning director Harriet Tregoning, whose July bust for carrying a folding bike sans bag resulted in the highest-profile violation of the old rules.
"I don't [...]

Harriet Tregoning Busted for Unbagged Bike on Metro

You can't take a folding bike on Metro during rush hour unless it's in a bag. Even if you're Office of Planning director and Brompton acolyte Harriet Tregoning.
Tregoning tried to bring her Brompton onto a Metro train last Friday, on her way to a meeting in Virginia Square. Lo and behold:
“I had some hardass station [...]