New Bike Racks for Downtown Peterborough

Car-themed bike racks will hold about 12 bikes each at popular restaurant sites The #bikePTBO hashtag was all a-twitter yesterday with comments about the new bike racks installed in Downtown Peterborough. Positioned strategically in front of popular restaurants Hot Belly Mama’s/Olde Stone on George Street and Brio Gusto on Charlotte, the racks appeared on Tuesday Read More …

The Parkway takes another step closer to reality

City Council moves on study leading to the building of more roads on undeveloped portions of The Parkway corridor Users of Peterborough’s Parkway trail (and I’ll admit, I’m one of them) have cause for alarm as Peterborough City Council moved another step closer to paving over the Parkway greenspace when it voted to move ahead Read More …

Is Cycle Advocacy a community-centric concept?

From National to Neighbourhood level, is bicycle advocacy a scalable thing? While we are reveling in the current and local Peterborough Shifting Gears event, we came across this temporally-aligned national event in the US: National Bike Month. The whole country is grooving on bikes. No so much across Canada. Canada, it seems, lacks a cohesive Read More …