Tag: Department for Infrastructure

Scheme consultations and analysis

Alfredstraat – from cycleway to bicycle street

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In the last of four articles exploring the Department for Infrastructure’s (DfI) review of the Alfred Street cycleway, Bikefast finds itself at the end of the …

Scheme consultations and analysis

Extending a cycleway along Hamilton Street?

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In the third of four articles on the Department for Infrastructure’s (DfI) review of the Alfred Street cycleway, we tackle an unexpected development. In the middle …

Scheme consultations and analysis

How to fix the Alfred Street cycleway

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In the second of four articles exploring the Department for Infrastructure’s (DfI) review of the Alfred Street cycleway, Bikefast looks at implementing the glaringly obvious, slap-you-in-the-face, …

Scheme consultations and analysis

Alfred Street cycleway review – the issues

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Transport Minister Michelle McIlveen has announced the start of construction of three new cycle routes in Belfast. “These routes will provide greater protection for people who …

Analysis

Montgomery Road cycleway

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The redevelopment of the Robinson Centre in East Belfast is an open goal for the Department for Infrastructure to create a high quality cycling route. This …

News

Hello relief road, goodbye active travel safety?

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A knee jerk response to car driver anger looks set to put Belfast pedestrians and cyclists in direct danger this week. Belfast Harbour and the Department …

News

Transport Dept admits defeat in battle to solve Belfast congestion, turns to Mad Titan Thanos

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Belfast’s chronic congestion intensified this week with the roll-out of 12 hour bus lanes to support the new Glider bus rapid transit system. Sources last night …

NewsTaxis in bus lanes

Taxis in bus lanes public consultation to be ignored?

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Department declines to answer if stopping the ‘proposed experiment’ from going ahead is an option in current consultation In a worrying development for devolved government and …

News

NI budgetary outlook for cycling is bleak

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The Department of Finance is consulting on Budgetary Outlook scenarios for the period 2018-20, in lieu of a functioning government. You have until 5pm tomorrow to …

News

Comber Greenway widening project begins

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A £350,000 scheme to widen a three mile urban stretch of the Comber Greenway has begun in East Belfast. The Comber Greenway is a traffic-free link …

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