bike lanes

Victoria cycling advocates call for more pedestrian space, temporary bike lanes during pandemic

An increase in foot traffic means transportation needs to be prioritized, advocates say

 

City asks horse carriages, bikes to share portion of downtown Victoria bike lane

The Humboldt and Douglas Street intersection is now a dead-end street

 

Victoria unveils next phase of bike lane network

The City seeks feedback into new designs for bike lanes proposed for 2020

 

Vancouver Island’s West Coast going wild about cycling

Ongoing project will tie Tofino and Ucluelet together with a paved cycling trail

More than 1 million cycling trips made on Victoria’s first bike lanes

The City of Victoria says the lanes see an average of 1,100 trips per day

Grumpy taxpayers question Victoria’s $5,000 ping pong table

Tax watchdog group believes funds could have been used elsewhere

Parents feel unheard about proposed bike lane through schoolyard

Proposed lane would run up Fifth Street, through the playground at Victoria’s Quadra Elementary

Victoria considers hiring more staff, less public engagement to get bike lanes built faster

An expedited installation of bike lanes could cost an extra $410,000

New multi-directional crosswalk is coming to Vancouver Island

Pedestrian scramble intersections rare, but one already exists in Victoria

Look to the Dutch for better bike networks, says Victoria cyclist

Online bike shop owner studied cycle-based urban planning in Amsterdam

City of Victoria wins environmental award for contentious bike lanes

Mayor Lisa Helps accepted a Climate and Energy Actions award from the BC Minister of Environment

Blind community says bike lanes put their lives at risk

Visually impaired Victorians say the City knew of problems, built bike lanes anyway

Province provides more than $1.5 million for Island cycling

Victoria, Oak Bay, Qualicum Beach among the cycling infrastructure projects funded

Lessons learned: City reflects on bike lane construction

Councillors and City staff said there are better strategies to apply to new bike lanes

Cook Street bike lane opposition grows among residents

City of Victoria says it’s still looking at various options

Latest disrupted retailers remain positive during Victoria bike lane work

Business continues despite noisy construction downtown

Victoria Mayor finds bike “sabotaged”, believes she was intentionally targeted

Mayor Lisa Helps posts images to social media after movie screening

Budget for Victoria cycling network increased to $14 million

Council narrowly recommends budget increase for phase one of project