10 Jun 2020

Wellington pop-up bike lanes canned

From Morning Report, 8:53 am on 10 June 2020

The move to Covid-19 Alert Level 1 has put paid to a plan for pop-up bike lanes in Wellington that would have given cyclists more space.

The City Council says there's no longer a reason to push on with the $2 million project now that life is back to normal.

But while the pandemic threat might have reduced for cyclists, the risk from cars is as real as ever.

Charlotte Cook reports.