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Mass car use is responsible for air pollution that seriously undermines public health and causes climate change. Quebec's increase in greenhouse gas emissions is mainly due to the 21.9% increase in traffic on our roads (1) . This increased dependency on cars has other negative effects on society. Car payments, insurance, gas, parking, upkeep... Accidents, road maintenance,...
Vélovolt is the first campaign in Quebec to test, research and raise awareness of the use of Electrically Assisted Bicycles (EABs). With this campaign, carried out in close collaboration with the Association des Centres de gestion des déplacements du Québec (ACGDQ), we hope to show how the EAB, or electric bike, can replace the car for daily commuting (such as work-related...
Projet - 31 August 2021 - Tag : Active transportation, Vélovolt
Équiterre and Vélo Québec invite you to sign the Save OUR Route Verte petition by October 12 to save this jewel of Quebec tourism, which is in danger of closing following the government’s decision to discontinue the maintenance program. Show your support for this 5,300 km network across Quebec—named the world’s most beautiful bikeway by National Geographic in...
Three children. Three sports. The Bergeron family is busy. But they still find ways to do their part for the environment. 
Before Quebec goes to the polls for municipal elections on November 3, check out these recommendations for the mayoral candidates.
Our "everday superhero" thank-you squad will be hitting the Parc Lafontaine bike path to thank cyclists for using the transportation cocktail. For more information on the Transportation cocktail campaign (in French only). 
Last Thursday, a caped thank-you squad led by environmentalist Steven Guilbeault and partner in crime, Michel Labrecque, chair of the STM, hit the Square-Victoria metro station to show appreciation for the everyday superheroes who use public transit. At final count, 1785 high fives were issued. (Video in French only)
The Montréal Bicycle Show is dedicated exclusively to the wonderful world of bicycles and cycling tourism. More than 200 exhibitors will present the latest novelties and upcoming trends for the new season: bicycles, equipment, accessories, clothing, advice, cycling trails and destinations. Location: Place Bonaventure, 800, rue De La Gauchetière Ouest For more information: 514...
The 2011 Montreal TranspoCamp & Hackathon is an open forum (unconference) day that brings together:
Team test drives neighbourhood bikeways in Plateau-Manoir-des-Trembles (Gatineau) * Volunteers from Vélo Services joined residents of Plateau-Manoir-des-Trembles and councillor Maxime Tremblay for a test drive of bike routes to pinpoint problems.