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Elevated Cycleway Advocate, Dead

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[Pasadena's elevated cycleway. Image via CycleWay Coffee from Pasadena Museum of History ©2006 PMH]

Dennis Crowley, a bicycle advocate and advocate for the rebuilding of a "bicycle freeway" from Pasadena to Downtown is dead. Crowley specifically was hoping to resurrect the 1900 Horace M. Dobbins’ California Cycleway, a wooden structure that was actually built in Pasadena but was demolished when the car came into fashion and we all decided we liked freeways better. He had hoped to see a similar, though probably not wooden, bike way built between Pasadena and LA.
· Bicycling advocate Dennis Crowley dies [Whittier Daily News]
· Historic and Archival Photos of the California CycleWay [CycleWay Coffee]