February 1, 2017
City seeks input on West Alexander to East Exchange Corridor, Southeast Corridor and Seine River Crossing pedestrian and cycling projects
Released: 2:00 p.m.
Winnipeg, MB - The City is asking Winnipeggers to help shape plans for a number of pedestrian and cycling projects. Several opportunities to provide input on the West Alexander to East Exchange Corridor, Southeast Corridor and Seine River Crossing pedestrian and cycling projects are coming up.
West Alexander to East Exchange Corridor
The goal of this project is to balance the needs of stakeholders and improve travel choices, accessibility and connectivity by developing options to improve the existing painted bike lanes on McDermot Avenue and Bannatyne Avenue to protected infrastructure so that they are comfortable for people of all ages and abilities.
Provide your input online at www.winnipeg.ca/walkbikeprojects until February 21 or join us at a pop-up event on Winter Bike to Work Day on February 10:
- 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at Bronuts, C-100 King St
- 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. at Red River College, Loewen Atrium, 160 Princess St
- 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. at Across the Board Cafe, 211 Bannatyne Ave
- 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. at Boon Burger Cafe, 141 Bannatyne Ave
The goal of the Southeast Corridor Study and Design, along the area around Des Meurons Street and St. George Road, is to provide a pedestrian and cycling facility that allows people of all ages and abilities to walk or bike from the Bishop Grandin Greenway to the St. Boniface neighbourhood. Visit www.winnipeg.ca/walkbikeprojects to learn more about this project and to provide your input through an online survey and mapping tool until February 16.
Seine River Crossing
The Seine River Crossing project is a study to identify a preferred location for a new pedestrian and cycling crossing over the river. Participate in a survey until February 16 at www.winnipeg.ca/walkbikeprojects.