Author Topic: 80% of Toronto supports building protected bike lanes  (Read 104 times)

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Offline Bubbermiley

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It seems an extravagance to me - we don't have the weather to be able to use them more than 3 months out of the year, and the rest of the 9 months of the year, they just cause traffic problems and are a waste of valuable space.

I use my bike as my main form of transportation from early April to the first big snow in November every year---typically eight months a year.
In Winnipeg, the separated bike lanes can be easily removed in the winter to facilitate snow clearing, but some of them are in place year-round because there are a lot of crazy winter cyclists and they remain well used.