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Bike for Wildlife final segment

The Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) is about to wrap up a cross-Canada Bike for Wildlife in Halifax at the end of October! Their cyclist Angella Goran, who has been riding across the country from Victoria,…

Habitat Radio covers the Keesmaat lecture

If you missed last month’s public lecture by Toronto’s Chief Planner, Jennifer Keesmaat, check out the audio recording from Habitat Radio.  Thanks to Erica Butler at CKDU for recording it! In the recording, Jennifer explains…
Annual General Meeting

The Windsor Street Bike Lane is open!

The Halifax Cycling Coalition is pleased to announce the completion of the Windsor Street Bike Lane. To celebrate this multi-year project, we would like to invite the public to stop by for cake on Monday,…

Nocturne Bike Tour: Light it Up!

This year marks the fourth annual Nocturne Bike Tour held by the Halifax Cycling Coalition.  Two rides will take place, starting from the Bloomfield Centre at 7pm and 730pm on Saturday October 19th.  Check-in for…

Nova Scotia Cycling Summit

“Until all the agencies concerned with all the means of public and private transportation are brought together with a common purpose, we will continue to witness the counterproductive and utterly thoughtless and random works we…

HRM Bike Facilities Map

The HCC has been hard at work documenting Halifax’s bike infrastructure and brainstorming a future state. Part of this initiative concerns Halifax Cycle Fix, a website which we use to track collisions and infrastructure issues.…

Bike to Bridge a great success

Thank you to everyone who came out and made Bike to Bridge a success. We had a steady crowd despite the rain. For those who missed it, at the end of Switch, from 2:30-6PM, we…
A person crosses the Macdonald Bridge bicycle lane

Halifax Harbour Bridge Survey

The following is a message from the Halifax Harbour Bridges: Dear survey participant, We are looking for people who cross the Macdonald Bridge using active transportation to participate in a short survey. Halifax Harbour Bridges…

Kick off HRM bike week on the radio

Tune in for a special edition of Habitat this Friday May 31, 1pm-2pm on CKDU 88.1FM, as we assemble a live panel to talk about the state of cycling in HRM. Guests include: Hanita Koblents,…

BIKE WEEK | May 31 – June 9

Bike Week events hosted by the HCC Friday, May 31 | 7 PM – 9 PM Wheels to Reels, Panel Discussion & Film Screening Our apologies but, this event has been canceled. Saturday, June 1| 1 PM…