Will Urban Cycling Ever Work?

Recently the Government of Quebec passed new laws aimed at securing cyclists’ safety. I am all in favour of road safety for all, and hope these stricter laws will save lives. But I believe that until such time as cyclists take things seriously there will always be problems.  No one over the age of about eightContinue reading “Will Urban Cycling Ever Work?”

Flashing School Buses: Stay Stopped

I live on a street with a well-attended grade school. Every weekday morning from about 7:45 to 8:15 there is a flurry of activity as parents park on the street to drop-off children and several school buses of various size disgorge their precious cargo. For a short time each morning, and then again at aboutContinue reading “Flashing School Buses: Stay Stopped”