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Saanich council is about to make Shelbourne a bike-friendly place from end to end

Posted by on Nov 21, 2016 in Advocacy, More People Cycling, New Faces, News, Next Themed Ride, Shelbourne, Themed Rides | 2 comments

Saanich council is about to make Shelbourne a bike-friendly place from end to end.

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Support Bike Lanes on Shelbourne St NOW!

Posted by on Sep 29, 2016 in Advocacy, Shelbourne | 1 comment

Saanich has a new plan for Shelbourne St – one that provides a continuous bike lane from the Victoria border all way to existing bike lane north of Feltham. Even better, the new plan is over 50% All Ages and Abilities protected bike lanes. But we need your voice to help make it a reality. Please fill out Saanich’s survey on Shelbourne St here and voice your support for bike lanes! Get 5 friends to fill out the survey. Unsure of what to say? Tell Saanich that bike lanes are badly needed on Shelbourne St Ask them to add barriers to the buffered bike lane Read our Shelbourne St pageĀ for more details. Here’s a video of the proposal for the Shelbourne Corridor...

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Oh, happy day- the Biketoria plan was APPROVED!

Posted by on May 6, 2016 in Advocacy, Bikes Mean Business, Featured, More People Cycling, News, Shelbourne | 1 comment

In a unanimous decision yesterday, the Victoria City Council approved the Biketoria plan. The City committed to building eight protected bike lanes, making it easier for people of all ages and abilities to get on their bikes and ride.

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The GVCC has some thoughts on the Biketoria report. Read ’em here!

Posted by on May 2, 2016 in Advocacy, GVCC Events, More People Cycling, News, Shelbourne | 1 comment

The GVCC submitted a letter to Victoria City Council in response to their consultants report. Council will be voting on the Biketoria plan this Thursday! There’s still time to sign our Biketoria petition and to send a letter to Council telling them what Biketoria means to you. This is the full version of our letter:

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Visit the GVCC booth at the Saanich Cycling Festival this Sunday, April 17th!

Posted by on Apr 11, 2016 in Advocacy, GVCC Events, More People Cycling, News, Next Themed Ride, Shelbourne, Themed Rides | Comments Off on Visit the GVCC booth at the Saanich Cycling Festival this Sunday, April 17th!

From 11:00 am to 3:00 pm on Sunday, April 17th, Saanich will be celebrating all things bike at the Saanich Cycling Festival!

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Victoria Likes Bikes! Join us this Saturday, April 16th from 7pm -10pm at the Vic Theatre

Posted by on Mar 29, 2016 in Advocacy, Bikes Mean Business, Featured, GVCC Events, More People Cycling, New Faces, News, Shelbourne | Comments Off on Victoria Likes Bikes! Join us this Saturday, April 16th from 7pm -10pm at the Vic Theatre

The GVCC hosts a special presentation April 16th to celebrate all things bike in Victoria: everyday city riding, how bikes help businesses, and why mobility choices matter for the Victoria community!

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