Protected bike lanes, or cycletracks, are great for encouraging bicycling, but intersections often don’t offer much protection for cyclists. Enter the protected intersection:



The design is based on Dutch designs that gives all parties more time to react to conflicts and makes intersections much safer for cyclists. The design is not standard in the US, but neither were protected bike lanes up until a few years ago. Which intersections around here do you think should get this treatment?

Thanks to reader Jeremy Frisch for the tip.