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 bike route/street signs were put up earlier this year and designate a bike route in Topeka. They can currently be seen on 8th Ave from Van Buren to Gage Blvd.
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.