Yesterday I rode from my office on the UW Campus to meet J at the Whole Foods downtown. I realized when I began my route that I was going to encounter three ghost bikes. I stopped at each to pay my respects.
Rest in peace.
Robert Townsend, 23. University Way and NE Campus Parkway.
Brian Fairbrother, 50. Stairway at 1177 Fairview Ave N.
Mike Wang, 44. Dexter Ave N and Thomas St.