Closure of CT’s Old Marine Drive – merely scratching the surface, or visionary proposal

From the Future Cape Town Community: Please read this invitation to the public meeting on the proposed road closure of a section of Old Marine Drive. In principle, we support the concept, however, we feel that it is merely scratching the surface. Unless the entire precinct i.e. IRT station, Cape Town Station, Long Distance Bus […]

Ramblings about road closures

Am I missing something? In what way does a cycle ride with full road closure ‘raise awareness regarding safety of cyclists’? Surely it delivers the opposite message, that cyclists can’t safety share the streets, and must be kept apart, or confined to ‘events’ and ‘races’ only…?