As part of a story on San Clemente's efforts to make the city friendlier to both cyclists and pedestrians, Xtracycle recently made the cover of the San Clemente Times. Brenda Miller, founder of the bicycle/pedestrian advocacy group PEDal also appears on the coveralong with her dog Foxy.
It sounds like Mayor Jim Evert is on the right track:
I think if you have better transportation, a lot of local people will make the daily bike ride and end up in downtown where some may not currently venture because of parking.
You can read the full article here.