bike lanes

The first portion of the Lake to Lake bike lane officially opens Aug. 1 with a celebration. (Monique Tamminga Western News)

Penticton looks to spend over $15 million on bike lanes over the next 5 years

The city’s 25 year plan prioritizes more than just the Lake-to-Lake route

 

Parking has been removed from the east side of Martin Street to make way for the bike lane. (Submitted)

Penticton changes night construction hours for controversial bike lane after complaints

City crews were doing late night grinding on the concrete, says the city

 

Crews work on the first phases of construction on the lake-to-lake bike lane at Padmore and Martin Street in downtown Penticton June 3, 2021. (Jesse Day - Western News)

Penticton bike lane construction moving faster than planned

Construction will soon move to the 400 to 600 blocks of Martin Street

 

Work on the first section of the Lake to Lake bike route is getting underway with these steel barriers along Martin Street. (Contributed)

Construction gets underway on Penticton’s lake-to-lake bike route

Residents and drivers in the area should expect to see crews at work starting May 14

Work on the first section of the Lake to Lake bike route is getting underway with these steel barriers along Martin Street. (Contributed)
This is the steel barrier design that will be installed in the 100 to 300 block of Martin Street for the bike lane. (Screen grab)

Penticton gives unanimous approval to start work on bike lane

Lake to Lake bike lane work will begin on Martin Street in May

This is the steel barrier design that will be installed in the 100 to 300 block of Martin Street for the bike lane. (Screen grab)
Cyclists are urged to continue using pedal power to get them to school and work, even though Go By Bike Week is over. (City of Vernon photos)

Safety urged as bicyclists still in full force in Okanagan

Go by Bike Week may be over, but beautiful weather has kept cyclists out and about

Cyclists are urged to continue using pedal power to get them to school and work, even though Go By Bike Week is over. (City of Vernon photos)
The City of Penticton is once again asking downtown residents and business owners for feedback on a proposed lake-to-lake bike route. The city says they are looking for all opinions before finalizing a plan for the bike route. (Black Press file photo)

City of Penticton seeks input on proposed downtown lake-to-lake bike lane

A final plan the bike route is expected to be announced in the fall

The City of Penticton is once again asking downtown residents and business owners for feedback on a proposed lake-to-lake bike route. The city says they are looking for all opinions before finalizing a plan for the bike route. (Black Press file photo)