Jan 152012

Montgomery County has a transportation blog which is actually quite useful if you want to track what the county’s up to. The blog has its quirks.  For example, what kind of URL is this?   http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/apps/News/Blog/pioBlog.asp?blogID=17 . [June 2012 note:  After 6 months the URL has changed and doesn’t lead to the blog any more]. The URL is not very memorable.   The blog also has no search capability.  I’ll have to tell their webmaster. (Actually the county’s website is pretty good). The blog falls under Go Montgomery!, a county program that includes various projects.  It seems like an attempt at branding, but it doesn’t have a very good URL either.  There seems to be a county policy against good URLs, […]

 Posted by at 7:58 pm on Jan 15, 2012  Comments Off on Montgomery Transportation Blog
Sep 262011

Welcome to CycleMoco!  This is a new blog dedicated to providing news, action alerts, useful information and commentary of interest to the Montgomery County bicycling community.  It focuses especially on advocacy to address issues facing  bicyclists every day.  The blog is sponsored by MoBike (Montgomery Bicycle Advocates), an organization that advocates for better conditions for cyclists throughout the county. Thanks for visiting! Jack Cochrane Chair, Montgomery Bicycle Advocates (MoBike)