Belated #biketoot, or whatever it's called, introduction: Yarra Bicycle Users Group advocates for cycling infrastructure, low emissions transport and works toward a safe, comfortable, fit for purpose bicycle network for everyone aged eight to eighty, as age should be no barrier to riding a bike
This weeks #3CR #podcast: Talking to Jesse & Dominic from #BetterStreets in #NSW Local news includes #YarraPark feedback, #StKildaBikeKitchen open workshop & #BikeWestVic next #CriticalMass ride: Franco Cozzo Edition
"Kids but no car: Meet one of the rarest families in Melbourne" Interesting framing altho families + ecargobikes would be far from outliers with comparable rebates to EVs, decent state govt cycling infra budgets & 30kmh limits on local streets
New! Yarra Bicycle Users Group Radio #3CR #podcast: Katie Falkiner, challenges & opportunities for #ecargobikes in #naarm #Melbourne: the school run, transport equity for women, #micromobility, #wayfinding and more! News incl make a submission supporting #ActiveTransport in Fed Budget & Pop up bike lanes survey
Actually that's a reasonable catch
'The incentive program, as reported by The Times, offers many opportunities for those in France to get a little help with that #ebike, but the bling subsidy is actually for those who are swapping their gas-guzzling, greenhouse gas-spewing automobile for an e-bike.
It also only applies to lower income households in specific urban areas'
Epic bird site thread, more about Inkerman Rd protected bike lanes
Don't only get mad at stupid decisions, get organised. Join your local bicycle user group and consider following what's happening at your local council
Bird site thread, Inkerman Rd protected bike lanes
Glen Eira Council rolls over to NIMBYS
Naarm Melbourne bike lanes and that magical correlation/causation thing again 🧙♀️
New! #3CR #CommunityRadio #podcast: Inkerman Road protected bike lanes & Recycling bicycle tyres, Chris chats to Charlie Woolley from Recycle Bike Tyres on diverting rubber from landfill. Local news incl threat to long promised Inkerman Road lanes at next Glen Eira Council meeting
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