A guide to the development and maintenance

March 17, 2008 | 0 comments

…of cycling paths was produced by l’Association des reseaux cyclables du Québec (ARCQ) in March of 2007. The resulting document is a synthesis of information gathered from the people responsible for managing bike paths across Québec.

The driving force behind the publication was the desire on the part of ARCQ members to share best practices and knowledge gained with the wider community. The ultimate objective of the Association is to assist in improving and maintaining the quality of cycling networks and to contribute to the growing reputation of Québec as a premier bicycle touring destination around the world.

Subjects covered:
Organizational structure
Development planning
Bike path maintenance
Safety
Financial resources
Materials
Communications and Marketing
User assessment
Self-assessment of cycling networks

The text is available in both print (363 pp. $125.00) and CD-ROM ($75.00) formats from the Association’s office.

3800 Casavant Blvd. West
Saint-Hyacinthe, QC
J2S 8E3
Tel: 450-773-9802
Fax: 450-773-4881
Email: jracine@loisir.qc.ca

Please note that this publication is available in French only.

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La version française de ce billet se trouve ici.

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