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Thursday's letters: Safer bike lanes make downtown more welcoming

I’m an avid cyclist, as well as a motorist. I am also a father of two.

I applaud the city’s move to put proper protected bike lanes on a grid format downtown. 566 more words

Letters

Bike lane construction to lead to 102 Avenue disruption beginning Tuesday

A stretch of road in Oliver will be permanently closed to westbound traffic beginning at  9 a.m. Tuesday as the city continues its work to create… 128 more words

Traffic

Opinion: How can doctors prescribe cycling when roads are unsafe?

I’m a renal specialist and an intensive care doctor. I switch between roles as easily as changing shirts. I do, however, have a difficult time balancing the roles when it comes to recommending lifestyle changes for my kidney patients. 661 more words

Columnists

Decision to keep cyclists off Wyandotte Street creates angst

A decision to keep cyclists off Wyandotte Street East and reroute them away from the commercial district in Olde Riverside is being described as short-sighted and criticized by the very businesses the proposed policy is meant to benefit. 824 more words

Local News

Thursday's letters: Safer cycling needed for commuters and kids

My wife and I are lucky enough to be able to ride our bikes to work. Fortunately, our route is fairly quiet without having to deviate too far from the straightest path to work. 682 more words

Letters

London downtown bike lanes detoured by rapid transit routes

As London’s bus rapid transit (BRT) plans shift into high gear, already approved bike lanes along Queens Avenue may need to hit the brakes.

With a staff recommendation for the BRT King/Queens couplet, plans for protected bike lanes along 12 city blocks of downtown London could be compromised. 319 more words

Politics