A cyclist for two years and a student nurse for three. I’ve been very interested in how public spaces are designed, and have seen the negative results that have occurred when cities are planned around the automobile. Hopefully with increased discussion, we can create a shift towards plannign cities around people instead!

Halifax Cycling Coalition 3rd Anniversary!

Halifax – Facing one of the biggest changed to Halifax’s transportation diversity in the Crosstown Connector, the Halifax... Read More

Crosstown Connector approved for public consultation

HALIFAX – In March of 2010, the Halifax Cycling Coalition (HCC) began a petition supporting a new active transportation corridor... Read More

Urban Gardening, Online

HALIFAX – Urban gardening is by no means a new concept in Halifax. In fact the first time I remember hearing about urban... Read More

Herring Cove Road hits a speedbump

HALIFAX – Over the past two months, a special road project has been working its way through City Council — a road project that... Read More

Herring Cove Road Redesign

HALIFAX – Something brilliant might be coming to the Spryfield area this summer. City staff have been working diligently on a... Read More

Events Guide: Halifax Open Street Party

HALIFAX – The Halifax Cycling Coalition and the Halifax Bike Week Planning Committee would like to invite you all to the 2ND... Read More

Roundabouts and Rotaries

HALIFAX – Over the past couple weeks, Halifax has been investing time in analyzing the feasibility of adding roundabouts to our... Read More

Determinants of Health and the HCC’s Crosstown Connector

Brought to you in collaboration with the Ecology Action Centre and Halifax Cycling Coalition, SpokesPeople covers all things... Read More