Better Transport for Sydney

We asked our Twitter readership what they would do to make transport in Sydney better. Below we synthesise and organise their responses below. Note, no one said “build more motorways”. The general sentiment was to prioritise those making shorter trips, prioritise safety, and prioritise people throughput above all else. We don’t endorse all of theseContinue reading “Better Transport for Sydney”

Who can ride on footpaths and shared pathways and what are the rules?

Footpaths Unless there are signs that specifically prohibit them, bicycles may be ridden on the footpath by: Children under the age of 16 Adults supervising a child under the age of 16 Children 16 years and older with an adult accompanying another child under the age of 16. Over 16 years bicycle riders cannot rideContinue reading “Who can ride on footpaths and shared pathways and what are the rules?”

Need to return road space for walking and cycling – Bridge Rd Glebe

Bridge Road Glebe changes from single lane to two lanes for a short distance along the Blackwattle Bay foreshore (between A and B on the map above).  Two lanes are unnecessary and dangerous because they enable overtaking and speeding. The second lanes on Bridge Road are required to cater for the high number of walkersContinue reading “Need to return road space for walking and cycling – Bridge Rd Glebe”