With the recent decision to fund the addition of a bike lane on Southeast Blvd, the thought that Spokane may one day become a biking city is gaining traction. When put in place, the Southwest Blvd. strip of bike lane will cost about $50K. Money well spent on a critical piece of transportation infrastructure. But even if money was not an issue, not every street needs a bike lane. In some cases a simple visual reminder that says, "Hey there Mr./Ms. Driver, bikes use this road frequently, so be on the lookout," can be just as beneficial. Enter the "sharrow".