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I tried to call Mr. Rocchio and left a voicemail. If there are any comments
you (or anyone else in Bike to Brown) would like me and Mark to deliver when
we attend the meeting tomorrow, let us know.

All the best,

Don


On 2/12/08 12:59 PM, "Stone, Howard"  wrote:

> I spoke to Steve Church, the bicycling coordinator at DOT, and he suggested
> contacting Robert Rocchio, the secretary of the State Traffic Commission, with
> any comments.
>  
> I wrote him the following email, but it bounced as undeliverable. Perhaps
> someone else could try.
> 
> There's a link to Mr. Rocchio's email address on the Traffic Commission
> website, 
> http://www.state.ri.us/etowncrier/index.php?page=view_entity&id=480
> 
> Howard
>  
>  
> Subject: Tomorrow's State Traffic Commission meeting, item no. 40514    
>  
> Dear Mr. Rocchio,
>  
> I'm not sure if the public can make comments at tomorrow's meeting, so I
> thought I'd contact you.
>  
> I understand that bicycles will be restricted to the sidewalks during repairs
> to the Henderson Bridge. Currently bicyclists must dismount and walk their
> bicycles from the roadway onto the sidewalk when getting onto the bridge, and
> then walk again from the sidewalk onto the roadway at the far end of the
> bridge.
>  
> I urge that curb cuts be made so that the bicyclist can go from the roadway to
> the sidewalk and vice versa without having to dismount. Also, some parts of
> the sidewalk are unpaved at the ends of the bridge. I urge that these sections
> be paved.
>  
> Please add my comment to the minutes of the meeting if possible.
>  
> Thank you,
> Howard Stone, 154 Blanding Ave., East Providence
> (daily bicycle commuter over the Henderson Bridge)
>  
> 
> Bike to Brown discussion list:
> http://listserv.brown.edu/archives/bike-to-brown.html
> 
> Bike to Brown website:
> http://biketobrown.brown.edu/

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