Jozi commuter cyclist, Nicky Falkof, shares her views with SmartMonkey TV on using her bicycle to get around the city.
We’re inspired to get on our bikes to get to and from work, are you?
On Thursday 31 July, JUCA sent its comments on the University Corridor Cycle Lanes project to the City of Johannesburg. The feedback was based on riding the trial sections. Importantly it also reflected concerns expressed by members of the cycling community. The content covered not only design issues but also included education, enforcement, monitoring and ongoing maintenance.
We congratulated the City of Johannesburg on the project welcoming the overall design orientation. The trial sections we have seen reflect in part comments provided by us and Cycle Wits at the end of 2013. This shows a willingness to listen. We welcome this and look forward to enhanced collaboration.
In the next phases of the project roll-out, we called for;
We understand that construction for the next phases is due to start next week so we look forward to seeing our feedback incorporated.