Sharrows have been placed on 10th street by Walgreens and Topeka High School. These sharrows have been placed as tests of the different options available for pavement marking.
Topeka’s first Bike Lane!
A block of bike lane has been installed on Van Buren between 6th and 7th!!
These blue street signs will be used to designate a Bicycle Boulevard in Topeka. The signs for the 8th Street route from Van Buren to Gage Park will be installed by the end of the year.
Reverse Angle Parking
As a Pilot Program, reverse angle parking (also known as back-in/head-out angle parking) has been installed on Van Buren between 6th and 7th Streets. Learn more about Reverse Angle Parking with this flyer.
A Rectangular Rapid Flashing Beacon was installed at the end of April at 8th and Gage. This is an important safety link for bicyclists and pedestrians and is on Route 1 of the Pilot Phase. The route is a major east-west link be-tween the Shunga Trail, downtown, and Gage Park.