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Bank Street WIDENING AND RECONSTRUCTION

Did somebody say “improvements”? Call us nerds, but some of us do enjoy looking into the City’s projects, reading up on them, looking at the drawings and making suggestions. And a new one just dropped! This time the focus is Bank Street. That street, the longest in Ottawa, travels from Parliament Hill to the city’s […]

In Praise of Slow Biking

“There’s a quiet revolution happening on the streets of cities worldwide: the rise of slow biking“. I thought this was a great little article on the joys of moving at a more gentle pace and connecting with other people on bikes. It can be more comfortable, allow to you to connect with your surroundings and […]

Bike Ottawa Pivots a Bit

With the social media landscape evolving and people scattering across platforms, and new sites proliferating, it seems like a good time to return to our website roots and use this blog more often. We hope to post 2-3 times a week and then share the posts more widely on Bike Ottawa’s various social media accounts. […]