My regular reader may have noticed that my motorists and I generally get along without any drama. They do not want to run into anything and I don't want them to run into me, which creates a basis for harmony.
However, I have less pleasant thoughts towards those who create conflicts between my motorists and me. It is what they did when they created my Nemesis Road. It is what they do when they create needlessly dangerous traffic channels. It gets almost personal when they put down Bott's Dots that can endanger cyclists and bollards that definitely can cripple or kill cyclists. These people aren't on the road with me and my motorists and most of them have no clue how cyclists can best operate safely. Even AAHSTO Standards seem to be ignored routinely.
While these sort may label themselves as engineers, many are not worthy of that designation. It is time to take a few new photos, of the latest road where these clowns have messed up a perfectly good road without helping anyone.
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