[*BCM*] Re: Interp needed
turtle at zworg.com
Wed Jul 21 09:09:27 EDT 2004
> Sign at the signaled intersection of Cabot and Centre streets in Newton:
> "Bicycle stop at line for green" with an image of a bike with a dotted line
> below it...
That would mean that bicyclists need to stop behind the indicated line
for a red light to turn green. Look for the cutouts in the pavement,
indicating where the "trip wire" (actually a magnetic sensor) is.
These sensors are supposed to be sensitive enough to be triggered by a
bicycle, though they are occasionally set improperly. If the green
light doesn't trigger for you after 60 seconds or so, it may be
malfunctioning. Let your local DPW know about it.
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