Fail Fast & Fail Forward – Trial Installations Can Pave the Way

LaurierTrialAs Janette Sadik-Khan showed us in NYC, a lot can be accomplished with a few planters and some road paint in a short trial that either generates some lessons learned, or becomes a permanent fixture.  More cities are adopting this approach, which would hold promise for a few key routes in Brockville.  Bike lanes could be added to Laurier with nothing more than paint as a trial for those choosing to cycle as well as a way of calming traffic.  Read more here.

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.