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Bike Lanes are as Dutch as Tulips

This is a brief post regarding the NCC‘s recent scheme for the redevelopment of Ottawa’s Confederation Boulevard (i.e. a stretch of Sussex Drive) between King Edward and St. Patrick. (Thanks Chris Begley for bringing this to our attention.)  My point is simple, and I begin by asking the reader what is wrong with this picture.

View of the Proposed Confederation Boulevard-Sussex Drive Rehabilitation, King Edward to St. Patrick.  Click image for complete proposal (PDF) on the National capital Commission website (www.ncc-ccn.gc.ca).

View of the Proposed Confederation Boulevard-Sussex Drive Rehabilitation, King Edward to St. Patrick. Click image for complete proposal (PDF) on the National capital Commission website (www.ncc-ccn.gc.ca).

I’ll forgive you for answering “The drunk in the red car.” Continue reading

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