Margaret Harris

Complete Streets work for everyone

Complete Streets mean comfortable access for pedestrians, bicycles, transit users and the mobility-impaired.

The more people that cycle, the better the routes will be

It's important to note that there is a well-documented "safety in numbers" effect for pedestrians and cyclists...

Pick ‘most pleasant route’ when cycling

When considering your cycling route, don't think like a motorist. Think like a cyclist. Pick the most pleasant route.

Tips to prepare your bicycle for winter riding

A little planning and a few adaptations make it easy to ready your bicycle for more than summer recreational use

Cycling to school can be safe for your kids

There is a widespread public perception that it is not safe for children to cycle to school — although the evidence suggests differently.

Motorists and cyclists, rules for sharing the road

It is important for us all to learn how to behave on our roads with care, caution, and respect for other road users

It’s time to break out your bike in the Comox Valley

There are many places to cycle in our Valley... A map of the best cycling routes in the Valley is available at the Broken Spoke Coffee House

Dust off that bicycle and get out there Comox Valley residents

Cycling is one of the best ways for people to achieve good health and fitness, so service your bike, don a helmet and get out for a ride

How Comox Valley cyclists can stay safer on the roads

Tips to increase cyclists' chances of being seen by motorists. Simply put, make sure you are visible and predictable

Share the roads for a safe summer

Our roads are very busy in the summertime, with tourists visiting the Comox Valley. There are campers and motor homes heading up and down Vancouver Island. Families are heading to the beach and the park, and there is a greater mix of traffic ... so — it is time for us all to be especially considerate of other road users. Put safety first!