What is a bike lane?
A bike lane is simply an extra travel lane on the roadway that is intended for preferential use by bicycles.

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1. What is a bike lane?
2. Are there special rules for riding in bike lanes?
3. If a bike lane is present, must bicyclists ride in the bike lane?
4. May motor vehicles enter bike lanes?
5. What is the purpose of bike lanes?
6. Where and when is it appropriate to install a bike lane?
7. Are bicyclists safer when in bike lanes?
8. If there is no bike lane, where are bicyclists supposed to ride?
9. Must bicyclists move to the side of the road if an emergency vehicle (in emergency mode) is approaching?
10. What can bicyclists do to improve their safety and comfort when riding in traffic?
11. How can I learn more about bike lanes, bicycle safety or other transportation-related issues?