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St. John's Has to Strengthen its Bike Lane Network

St. John's is once again exploring and debating its cycling network. Why should we have cycling lanes, and what should we do to enhance them? Councillor Dave Lane offers his view.
Written by Dave Lane at 17:55

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Two-Way is the Right Way: Traffic Solutions in Downtown St. John's

Over the years, many people have proposed converting our downtown business district streets (Water and Duckworth) into one-way lanes. While the idea might sound great at first, it would actually do more harm than good.
Written by Dave Lane at 21:39

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How We Should Respond to Snow in the Downtown

It's Christmas week, and it's also snowier than usual in St. John's. This has lead to frustration as shop owners demand to get the snow removed from Downtown sidewalks. Here is some insight into how the City is responding.
Written by Dave Lane at 11:25

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Yes, I voted for a propane tank.

There's been a lot of media attention surrounding a propane tank required by the Keg and two new restaurants on St. John's Harbour. I Dave Lane voted in favour, and here's why.
Written by Dave Lane at 10:48

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Better subdivision design increases quality of life and reduces our taxes

Subdivision design is heavily influenced by policies crafted at City Hall, which means it's up to council and staff to make sure we're encouraging excellent development practices. Dave has ideas on how to make this happen.
Written by Dave Lane at 19:20

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