News: Cycling Mode Share in Ottawa Reaching Critical Mass

cfscwide_colour_small_low_res“Cycling in Ottawa has reached a “tipping point” and needs more infrastructure to keep up, a local advocacy group says.

“Citizens for Safe Cycling’s annual report, released Saturday, shows cycling trips have jumped 44 per cent between 2010 and 2015.

“Not to mention, Ottawa’s cycling growth was third-fastest among cities in 17 countries monitored by Eco-Counter, an international bike data centre.”  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.