Copy
Pedal Power ACT Cycling News Roundup
View this email in your browser

CYCLING NEWS ROUNDUP

weekly cycling headlines from Canberra, Australia and the world

compiled by Roger Bacon, Pedal Power ACT Advocacy Team
roger.bacon@tpg.com.au
Sunday 26 June 2022

Monitoring ACT GOVERNMENT CYCLING COMMITMENTS 2020-24 - Pedal Power ACT
 

Headline news

The ACT Legislative Assembly declared a climate emergency on 16 May 2019.
CLIMATE EMERGENCY ACTION
Sustainable transport in Glasgow gets £12.8m boost - Glasgow City Council
People hate the idea of car-free cities, until they live in one - Wired UK
How we move: Climate Emergency Action Plan - City of Vancouver
Ontario tech firm plans car use reduction by gifting $3,700 e-bikes to 54 staffers - Forbes
CORONAVIRUS - PLANNING FOR AFTER THE CRISIS
How COVID-19 infra projects missed the opportunity to transform the way we live - Conversation
 [A.C.T.] COMMONWEALTH AVENUE BRIDGE PATHS TO BE WIDENED TO FIVE METRES
Commonwealth Ave Bridge to be widened by National Capital Authority - CT [paywall quota]
NSW BUDGET
Bikes In the Budget but more work needed - Bicycle NSW
NSW Budget: what's in it for bikes? - Bicycle Network
NEW ACTIVE TRAVEL PROJECTS LISTED AS AUSTRALIAN PRIORITIES
More active transport projects added to Infrastructure Australia priority list - Twitter [Sara Stace]
Search the Infrastructure Priority List - Infrastructure Australia
'PEOPLE FOR BIKES' RELEASES 2022 U.S. CITY RATINGS
City ratings: 2022’s top-ranking US cities for bicycling - People for Bikes
Explore city ratings - People for Bikes
REDUCING TRAFFIC SPEED ON SHARED STREETS
Vehicle speed compliance statistics for Great Britain: 2021 - Gov.UK
- 51% of car drivers exceeded the speed limit on 30 mph [48 km/h] roads
[Opinion] Will Intelligent Speed Assistance (ISA) live up to its promise? - Euro Trpt Safety Council
CYCLING SAFETY
CycleRAP: evaluating roads & paths for cycling safety - iRAP [Int’l Road Assessment Program
Why France offers lessons for road safety in the US - Bloomberg
Infrastructure investments paying off on cyclist safety, shows research - Cycling Industry News
"We never ran #OpClosePass where there was a cycle lane" - Twitter [Mark Hodson]
2022 ETSC Road Safety Performance Index Conference - Euro Trpt Safety Coucil
Was this email forwarded to you? Sign up to get Cycling News Roundup delivered weekly to your inbox.
Sign up now
High priority items below are in red type.

Local news

[Consultation] Alterations and additions to West Block - National Capital Authority
- includes new bike storage
Canberrans shape better suburban infrastructure - Steel
Work begins on Stromlo criterium track extension - Steel
Build it and people will come - Pedal Power ACT

National news

A new quiet way in Rosebery - City of Sydney
Top 10 reasons for riding to work - Bicycle NSW
Cyclists & pedestrians don’t want to share in Sydney, we want own paths - SMH [paywall quota]
[VIC] Cash to councils for better bike riding - Bicycle Network
Consultation results on safer, more connected cycling corridors - Greater Shepparton City Council
Brisbane Cycleway pilot test ride report - Pedal Power ACT
[SA] Government slammed for scrapping MTB developments at Fox Creek, Victor Harbor - ABC

International news

Europe
Velo-City 2022 summary - Mobycon
Cycle Superhighways in Denmark - Supercykelstier

[Video] How to design a Dutch-style protected intersection - YouTube [Matt Pinder]
UK
A whirlwind year: Cycling UK on its recent campaigns and last year's Advocacy Award - BikeBiz
Trpt for London to fine motorists caught driving in mandatory cycle lanes & cycle tracks - BikeBiz
Surgeon bikes to work as two-mile drive could take an hour - Oxford Mail
A tale of two junctions - Norwich Cycling Campaign
USA
A state-of-the-practice design guide for Ohio and beyond - Toole Design
[Research] Active transportation pilot program evaluation, Minneapolis - Science Direct
Please note third party news content is open access unless otherwise indicated by:
  • [paywall] = you must be a current subscriber to view this newspaper’s articles—or
  • [paywall quota] = you have a limit on the number of free articles that can be accessed without a subscription.
Opinions expressed in the Cycling News Roundup are those of the respective authors and are not necessarily those of Pedal Power ACT.
Facebook
Twitter
Instagram
Website
Email
Copyright © 2021 Pedal Power ACT, All rights reserved.

Our mailing address is:
GPO Box 581 Canberra ACT 2601

Want to change how you receive these emails?
You can update your preferences or unsubscribe from this list

Was this email forwarded to you by a friend or colleague?
Subscribe to this list for ongoing updates






This email was sent to <<Email Address>>
why did I get this?    unsubscribe from this list    update subscription preferences
Pedal Power ACT · GPO Box 581 · CANBERRA CITY, ACT 2601 · Australia

Email Marketing Powered by Mailchimp