Monthly Archives: February 2011

Response from Ray Smith on CityCycle

A couple of weeks ago we responded to criticism of the CityCycle bike hire scheme with a media release pointing out the value of the scheme. We also wrote to (PDF, 49 kB) Labor Lord Mayoral candidate Ray Smith to … Continue reading

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Unscheduled Bicentennial Bikeway closure

As a number of members noticed, over the weekend the Bicentennial Bikeway was closed all day around the Hale Street West upgrade works (between the Go Between Bridge and Park Road). The bikeway is scheduled to be closed overnight (8 … Continue reading

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BCC intercept surveys

Brisbane City Council is looking for volunteers to help conduct a survey of shared pathway users. Details are below. Council’s Active Transport section is undertaking a survey of shared pathway users (cyclist and pedestrians) from 21-27 March. The aim of … Continue reading

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Media release: Cyclists blast Council Opposition for politicising bike hire scheme

Brisbane’s CityCycle bike hire scheme has come under some recent attacks by politicians trying to get some attention. Our response (sent out to the media today) is below. If you’re interested in a much more constructive and very thorough examination … Continue reading

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Latest BCC bikeway status update

Continuing the series of updates on bikeway status from Brisbane City Council, here is the latest table and text: Bikeways update Council is pleased to announce that a majority of bikeways affected by the flood have been repaired and are … Continue reading

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