As "People for Bikes" rounds up their favorites of the past year, they point out that the nice bike lanes are no longer just concentrated in a few cities. And some of the ones on the list are in cities you really wouldn't expect to have great bicycling infrastructure. Three of the lanes mentioned are in northwest cities. Also worth noting, in 2014 protected bike lanes grew twice as fast as in 2013.
They also talk about Washington Treasurer James McIntire's suggestion of dedicating half of gas tax revenues to bond financing for the most urgent projects and the rest to street and ferry system upkeep. But they don't like that idea much either. So what's their suggestion Find out here.