Shifting Gears in Halifax

Last week I visited Halifax for a series of talks about cycling. Halifax cycling enthousiasts are working hard on developing a cycling culture. Obviously, without an NCC to build paths, budgets are somewhat tighter. However, Nova Scotia (and Halifax) are slowly becoming a better cycling place. Cyclists are pretty united in their effort to move forward. Support of City Councillor Watts (a younger version of Ottawa councillor Holmes – sorry Diane) is vital. Here are a few images of Cycling culture in Halifax. Read also more here: http://halifaxmag.com/2011/04/cover/shifting-gears

Interesting name for a restaurant at the board walk in the harbour area.
A large skate and bike park at the Commons. Cool kids enjoying the bike at a very young age.
An example where cycling starts to slip into popular culture.
Casual chat on Spring Garden Road.
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