The City of Peterborough and GreenUP are teaming up to offer a discount for this great transportation alternative! Pay only $40 for a one-year Student CarShare membership ($75 value). Everyone can join Student CarShare – you do not need to be a student. Learn more and Join using promo code 126GREENUP. This offer ends on […]Read More about CarShare Membership Deal This Week!
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News & Media
The sun is setting much earlier this week. To help you get ready for the new bike season, the Peterborough Bicycle Advisory Committee wants to share a few tips on how to be more visible on your way home from work or play this evening. There are many ways to be more visible when riding […]Read More about Be Bright, Be Visible
The City of Peterborough has announced that the Ashburnham/Lansdowne East section of the TCT – linking the City of Peterborough section to the Lang-Hastings section is now complete. This new section of trail is 1.8 km long including 1.2 km in the city limits from Lansdowne Street to just south of Technology Drive and 650 […]Read More about Opening of Trans-Canada Trail Link
Effective September 1, 2015, there are new rules about driving that everyone should know, and the Peterborough Bicycle Advisory Committee (P-BAC) wants to help spread the word. Until now, there has been no rule stipulating how much space a motor vehicle must leave when passing a cyclist. Now, drivers must leave a one-metre distance or […]Read More about New Rules of the Road
The 2015 Shifting Gears Awards Lunch will be held Thursday, June 11 from noon – 1 p.m. at Millennium Park in the room behind the Silver Bean. This is the first year that the program has grown beyond workplaces to the community. The Secondary School and Workplace Awards will be presented, as well as recognition […]Read More about Shifting Gears Awards Lunch
Registration is now live for this year’s cycling courses, taught by GreenUP and B!KE instructors. Build confidence, meet other cyclists and keep the rubber side down!Read More about Cycling Courses for Offer
Registration is now live for the all new Community Shifting Gears – Transportation for your bottom (line). This year, all walking, cycling, busing and carpooling trips count to your total, not just the trip to work. Everyone can join! There are more prizes, and surprises (pleasant ones, we promise!). Register now!Read More about Gearing Up for Shifting Gears
Friday, February 13th is Winter Bike to Work Day. Peterborough – we want to win! There might not be a lot of snow, but we are getting outside and staying active anyway this winter! Register so you are counted, and committed!Read More about Winter Bike to Work Day – February 13
An Active Transportation and Health Indicators report, the first of its kind in the Peterborough area, has just been released. The report illustrates many aspects of active transportation and health in the City and County of Peterborough. Using infographics and the latest data available, this report is a wealth of information about local walking and […]Read More about Active Transportation and Health Indicators Report Released
The Shifting Gears Awards Ceremony was held at the Silver Bean Cafe this afternoon. Many workplace co-ordinators were on hand to celebrate this year’s achievements. The winners are listed in the Awards Ceremony Media Release provided at the event. A big thank you goes out to all the workplace co-ordinators that make this program so successful. […]Read More about Shifting Gears Winners are Announced!