Looking for some weekend reading? Look no further than these links we thought were worth sharing this week:
From around Texas:
A stat it’s time for Texas to lose: We lead the nation in drunk driving deaths.
They’ve been stealing bikes around Texas, but they finally got caught. And speaking of bike thieves, Bicycling Magazine has some steps for you to take to increase the chances of your bike coming home if it is stolen.
This pair of studies are a bit old, but still worth sharing: Despite perception to the contrary, an Australian study found that 7% of people on bikes ran red lights while the rest did not. Meanwhile, a survey of drivers found that two-thirds reported regularly driving faster than the posted speed limit. h/t Moz Le on Google+.
A city in Florida is removing a road diet, but it’s not all bad news.
Photo: Texas elementary school students learning about bike safety.
Have a great weekend!