News: SW Ontario Shares in Provincial Cycling Grants

CWATSLondon, Chatham-Kent, Kingsville, Windsor, LaSalle and Tecumseh are each receiving $325,000 toward cycling projects in their municipalities.  Facilities planned run the gamut from paved shoulders on rural roads to bike lanes to shared-use trails.  Of note, several of the projects close gaps in Essex County’s “County Wide Active Transportation System”. This is a network that’s proving to be an economic boost to the entire county through a collection of routes and facilities that connects communities across their rural landscape.
Read more in the Ontario announcement or this article in the Windsor Star.

Author: Alan Medcalf

Alan is a post-corporate, volunteer, community builder living in Brockville, Ontario. He seeks to create sustainable lifestyle advantage for the community by creating opportunities for more people to choose to walk and to ride bikes. He promotes the health, social, environmental and economic benefits of active mobility.