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BICYCLE LANE

A portion of a roadway or right-of-way that has been designated for preferential or exclusive use by bicycles. It is distinguished from the rest of the roadway by a painted stripe, curb, or other similar device. (Also see Bicycle Route).…

BICYCLE ROUTE (BICYCLE WAY)

Any road, street, path, or way that is specifically designated in some manner as being open to bicycle travel, regardless of whether such facilities are designated for exclusive use of bicycles or are to be shared with other vehicles or…

Bicycle Transportation Account

Bicycle Transportation Account. The Caltrans BTA provides state funds for city and county projects that improve safety and convenience for bicycle commuters.