NRG Research Poll Surveys Attitudes towards Cycling in BC
May 06, 2013
VANCOUVER, BC - A new province-wide poll confirms that cycling is a popular mode of transportation among British Columbians and that there is wide support for increased investments in cycling infrastructure, education & promotion across BC.
Almost 70% of adults in BC cycle at least once a year, 42% cycle at least once a month and 25% ride at least once a week. The poll results show 42% of respondents would support $75 million per year in provincial funding for bicycle paths and lanes, and other investments to increase cycling in BC communities while only 29% are opposed.
The province-wide poll was conducted by the NRG Research Group on behalf of the BC Cycli (more...)