Major New Investment to Make Cycling Safer and More Convenient06 Dec 2017, Posted by Brampton Cycling, Cycling Benefits - Environment, Cycling Safety, Ontario Cycling, Region of Peel Cycling, Sustainable Transportation in
Ontario is making it safer and more convenient for people to get around by bike, by more than doubling its investment in local cycling to build bike lanes and other cycling infrastructure in towns and cities across the province. This investment is part of Ontario’s Climate Change Action Plan and is funded by proceeds from the province’s cap on pollution and carbon market.
Across Ontario, 120 municipalities will receive funding from the province for new bike lanes and other cycling infrastructure. The province is investing $93 million this year:
Brampton will be receiving $1,780,604 of this funding.