Dodgy areas along the MyCiTi bike lanes prove to be just that :-(

Right from the start, we discussed this issue with the relevants – the fact that the MyCiTi bike lanes near the Civic Centre were in a seriously dodgy area, and that many of us (particularly women) would feel safer on the road. Sadly, the suggestions were met with the type of reaction we expected (we’ll […]

MyCiTi asks cyclists’ to avoid’ bringing bicycles onboard during peak, but says this does not mean prohibition…

Bicycles may be carried free of charge on MyCiTi Vehicles. As a courtesy to fellow customers, cyclists are however requested to avoid the use of heavily congested MyCiTi Vehicles, and to not bring bicycles onto MyCiTi Vehicles during peak times (06:30 – 09:00 and 15:30 – 18:00, Mon-Fri). Customers transporting bicycles must ensure that the […]

Pics: MyCiTi bus: we test drive the promise that bikes are welcome on-board…

Friday 13 May 2011… The last day of MyCiTi’s test week, and a good day to see whether bicycles really are welcome on board (before the full-service starts on Monday 16 May…). This week the buses have been running hourly, Central Cape Town to Table View, off-peak, and they’ve been full almost every trip. So […]