March 11: Sawyer for Sheriff | Parks and Recs opposes velodrome | Triangle Park excavation mix-up

Philadelinquency blogger Christopher Sawyer really is running for Sheriff.

Here is how many petition signatures each Mayoral candidate acquired.

The Parks and Rec Commission is opposing a velodrome for FDR Park. If you need a refresher on that plan, read this Jim Saksa article. 

The Bicycle Coalition's responds.

The Streets Department is expecting a pothole season for the records.

People For Bikes looks at how bike share systems create jobs for bike mechanics.

CityLab made a video about Washington, DC's pedestrian-friendly sidewalk laws.

There was an illegal excavation of the "Triangle Park" site in Bella Vista this week.

About the author

Jon Geeting

Jon Geeting was Engagement Editor at Plan Philly from 2014-2016. He has also covered city and state politics, land use, transportation, and economic policy for Next City, Keystone Politics, This Old City, Philadelphia Magazine, and City Paper. Jon grew up in Bethlehem, PA and moved to Philadelphia in 2013 after an 11-year detour to New York City. Follow him on Twitter @jongeeting.

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