Have your say: Should Old Marine Drive, central Cape Town, become an ‘NMT Mall’?

Every day, thousands of people of people set out on foot between Cape Town Station, the Long Distance Bus Terminus and the Civic Centre, and onward into central Cape Town. The numbers are increasing monthly, as the MyCiTi Inner City and TableView routes become more and more popular. And with the new MyCiTi cycle ways […]

Do you want better bike/public transport integration?

Then tell the City of Cape Town… The City’s  draft 2011/2012 Integrated Development Plan (IDP) and Budget are open for public comment until 28 March 2011. The current draft IDP focuses on eight strategic areas in order for the City to achieve its vision, successfully implement its strategic considerations and overcome its challenges. These are: […]

Poor route connectivity curbs bicycle commuting

Until local implementing authorities exhibit greater courage and commitment to bicycle commuting, isolated ‘Bike to Work’ days and disconnected bike lanes will not draw the crowds, writes Gail Jennings. In a joint media release issued by the City of Cape Town and Pedal Power Association in support of a ‘Bike to Work’ initiative held during […]