Author Archives: WATAG

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Austroads (@Austroads) are holding a webinar on Thursday 26th March to discuss their new – and excellent – publication shown above. Click here for the webinar details. WATAG has registered and we hope all those interested in #ActiveTransport will too. … Continue reading

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More Skyrail please!

Be great for LXRA @levelcrossings to REALLY consider the benefits of SkyRail for Surrey Hills & Mont Albert rather than retreat to the supposed ‘security’ of a dividing trench being the ‘normal’ way of doing things . Work hasn’t started … Continue reading

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Active Transport – how can you play a part

Read the latest “Active Whitehorse News” click here Check out what it is that makes a great city and how to give one a makeover, living longer, walkable cities are better economically, car addiction, Zero road toll, Fat cyclists, NEL … Continue reading

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NEL Bidders – Please take note.

The NEL CTDG – Walking & Cycling produced a comprehensive report on many walking and cycling needs identified, but not included in the Reference Design. The NEL Community & Stakeholder Relations personnel who coordinated the CTDG advised that such a … Continue reading

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PodRide – the 4 wheel e-bike

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Active Transport for health and happiness

Read the latest “Active Whitehorse News” click here Read about inactive teenagers, older Bike Buddies, Active Transport for pure enjoyment, reverse priority traffic lights, a more liveable city, living longer … and much more. Check it out at http://www.watag.org

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Declining trust in government

Four things Local Councils should do right now. Trust in government is collapsing.  A drop from from 45% to 37% last year, reflects our doubt in governments’ capacity to deal with the biggest challenges we face, such as climate change … Continue reading

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