Another chapter in Seattle’s ‘War on Cars’

After two car-bicycle accidents last week, Seattle Dept. of Transportation officials have banned right-hand turns by cars on to Mercer Avenue from Dexter Avenue during the massive construction project to switch Mercer into two lane traffic. John Carlson examines the logic of the decision and listeners react to the wisdom of Seattle traffic planners forcing cars to drive 1-2 extra miles in an effort to protect bicyclers.