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Pedal Power ACT Cycling News Roundup
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CYCLING NEWS ROUNDUP

weekly cycling headlines from Canberra, Australia and the world

compiled by Roger Bacon, Pedal Power ACT Advocacy Team
Sunday 10 February 2019

Headline news

CANBERRA MAN KILLED WHILE CYCLING ON FEDERAL HWY NEAR SUTTON
Truck driver charged over crash that killed Canberra cyclist - CT
DUTCH RESEARCH PAPER RAISES QUESTIONS ON BEST SEPARATION METHODS FOR PATHS
[PDF] Behaviour near different kerb types on separated paths - Euro Jornal of Trpt & Infra Resrch
UK SURVEY: CYCLING IS LEAST POPULAR MODE OF TRANSPORT
Car travel preferred, shows YouGov survey - Forbes
Cycling is Britain's least favourite means of travel, survey finds - road.cc
USA: 2018 BENCHMARKING REPORT ON BIKING & WALKING
New report shows national public health crisis - League of American Bicyclists
Cycling & walking could solve US public health crisis, shows Benchmarking Report - Forbes
Bicycling & walking in the US: 2018 Benchmarking Report - League of American Bicyclists
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High priority items below are in red type.

Local news

Draft design released for William Slim Drive duplication - Steel
Electric scooters in Canberra? ACT govt keen to hop on new trend - CT
[Consultation workshops] Enhancing Canberra’s mental health and wellbeing - YourSay
2000 apartments on the cards for West Basin - CT

National news

[Webinar] Sustainable urban mobility planning, 3 pm Tues 12 Feb - Aust Road Research Board
[Blog] Where to with transport in our capital cities? - The Urbanist
Professor likens anti-helmet advocates to climate change deniers - road.cc

Safe Active Streets - Bicycle NSW
Help light up bike riding - Bicycle NSW
Dangerous road obstacles - Bicycle NSW
$30m+ Sutherland to Cronulla active transport link - St George & Sutherland Shire Leader
Hobart’s newest separated path opens at Macquarie Point - Bicycle Network

International news

NZ
[Blog] Seville's bike lane network - Greater Auckland
[Blog] Women in Urbanism survey on reducing speed limits - Greater Auckland
Europe
Cycle parking in Dublin city - European Cyclists’ Federation
Welcome to Oslo! NO PARKING - Natural Resources Defense Council
Empowering school children to influence change - European Cyclists’ Federation
UK
Dame Sarah Storey calls for bike lanes fit for everyone, 'not just the brave' - Cyclist
Response to Unicef’s ‘Healthy air for every child: a call for national action’ - Sustrans
Improving UK cycling rates could save NHS £319m, says report - The Guardian
Levenshulme wants to be north's most bike-friendly neighbourhood - Manchester Evening News

Sustrans calls for ‘school streets’ to be implemented to tackle air pollution - BikeBiz
[Blog] Better designs for keeping people safe at side-roads - Robert Weetman
Trpt Rsrch Lab calls for co-existence of active travel and safety in cities - Cycling Ind News
Support for National Cycle Network in Northern Ireland - Sustrans
How can bike shops buck the trend of retail store closures? - Cycling Industry News
London Walking and Cycling Conference, 24 May - Hackney Council
Government repeats pledge to jail killer drivers for life - road.cc
Canada
Safe Systems approach for road safety - included in Transportation Talk [Inst of Trptn Engineers]
USA
Designing to move people - National Association of City Transportation Officials
Women and biking: a case study on the use of San Francisco bike lanes - Women 4 Climate

Nashville bill would lower residential speed limits - Streetsblog USA
Artist's impression of Brisbane Riverwalk separated paths, expected late 2019
Opinions expressed in the Cycling News Roundup are those of the respective authors and are not necessarily those of Pedal Power ACT.
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