CAPE TOWN BICYCLE MAP LAUNCHES MOBILE AND SMART PHONE EDITIONS

The Cape Town Bicycle Map, in print since 2011, is now available online – in both website and smart phone editions (Android, IOS and Windows mobile). The first version of the online map includes all the information presented on the print map as well as additional functionality, such as pan and zoom, bookmarks, search, and […]

‘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 […]

Bike lanes planned for Kommetjie road, Fish Hoek: this is what we think…

Dear City of Cape Town Thank you for the opportunity to comment on the proposed traffic plan and bicycle infrastructure for Kommetjie arterial. It’s good to see that despite the challenges, the City of Cape Town is at least on this stretch of road able to act on its vision of ensuring that NMT (non-motorised […]

Pic: Why Bree St, Cape Town, needs parking-protected bike lanes…

A more effective cross-section would be sidewalk, bike lane, parking, mixed traffic… Not sidewalk, parking, bike lane, mixed traffic…