YOU’RE INVITED TO ‘OPEN STREETS’ IN OBS, CAPE TOWN, on 25 MAY, between 1&5 PM

On 25 May, 2013, OPEN STREETS CAPE TOWN will launch its programme for an Open Streets network in Cape Town, to encourage people to use sustainable modes of transport, support local businesses, and find creative ways to use street space. Inspired in Bogota’s Ciclovia and projects in other cities like San Francisco and Jakarta, the aim […]

‘Sometimes you just have to put up with things’: Kalk Bay – Muizenberg Main Road Cape Town #missed opportunity

There’s something of the ‘prodigal son’ in Cape Town’s planning for utility cycling: the impacts of climate change, declining urban quality, and a high regard for international best practice, have seen the city begin to beckon drivers from their vehicles with alternative infrastructure. But the cyclist who has kept the pedals turning all along is […]

BikeMOB for bike parking: GreenDrinks, Josephine Mill Cookhouse, 28 May 18.30 onward

You’ve heard about CarrotMobs, right? Kind of the opposite of a consumer boycott, rather like or a socially conscious ‘Groupon’ deal. Instead of joining a boycott, you join a ‘mob’ to spend money as a group if a business agrees to make a socially responsible change. So here’s the deal for Monday 28 May at […]