Category Archives: News

Event: Hit the Deck!

On Friday, February 8th there will be an Outdoor Winter Spin-a-Thon at Bicycles Plus (1248 Bedford Highway). From 10 am to 6 pm, individuals and teams will hit the deck for a full day, Sub…

Support the Crosstown Connector!

In December/January a report will go to city council making a recommendation for a crosstown bike lane- council will then make a decision as to support this recommendation. NOW is the time to mobilize support…

Nocturne at Night Bike Tour

The HCC will be leading group cycling tours stopping at various installations throughout the North End and downtown Halifax. All levels of cyclists are welcome – come experience the city in a new way! Tours…

Active Transportation Plan Review – Public Workshop

Planning the Halifax Peninsula Cycling Network. These workshops will be the first public engagement sessions as part of the Active Transportation Plan Review and will be the final formal opportunity to comment on the first peninsula north-south bicycle corridor…

Switch Open Street Sundays

Switch Open Street Sundays 9am-2pm Sunday, September 9th, 2012 The Planning & Design Centre (PDC), together with community partners, are working at the grass roots level to advance our region’s shift toward a more sustainable…

Switch Open Street Sundays

Switch Open Street Sundays – Call for Volunteers On Sunday, September 9th, a 3km stretch of roadway on the Halifax peninsula will be closed to vehicular traffic from 9am to 2pm and open to walkers,…

HRM Bike Counts

Wondering how many people ride their bikes in Halifax? While no one has a definitive answer, the HCC and HRM have conducted bike counts over the last few years. HRM 2011 Bike Count HRM 2010…
A person crosses the Macdonald Bridge bicycle lane

MacDonald Bridge During Bridge Re-decking

Please note that Halifax Harbour Bridges is planning for a full closure of the MacDonald Bridge bike lane and pedestrian lane for the duration of the re-decking project beginning in early 2015, ending in late…

2012 Annual General Meeting

Come out to the 2012 HCC Annual General Meeting! Wednesday, June 20 6:30-7:30pm Planning and Architecture Building 5410 Spring Garden Rd., Halifax Auditorium Come to find out what the HCC has been up to recently…

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