VIEWPOINT : October 2017

Sustainable mobility in Québec: Time for action!

Over the past few months, there has been much talk about the electrification of transportation – especially cars! Fortunately, in early summer, the Minister of Transport, Sustainable Mobility and Transport Electrification, Laurent Lessard, invited an impressive number of organizations, including Vélo Québec, to take part in consultations on the Government policy on sustainable mobility. We pointed out that urban development favouring private cars is a costly model that our society can no longer afford, emphasizing that biking and active transportation must be recognized in this policy and that transportation systems must be equitably financed.   Read »»

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