Just watch the videos below. The design is nothing short of revolutionary, and not just for looks or function, but effectiveness and efficiency! I haven’t seen as good a combination of beautiful design and amazing effectiveness in a long, long time!
The video is about 6 months old at the time of this posting, but my avid cycling friends haven’t even seen this so it’s missing some key audiences, obviously!
In rush hour on Thursday, June 1st, some unappreciative cyclists rode across the Halifax MacDonald Bridge on the main deck to protest delays in reopening of the bike lane due to the Big Lift Project. In response, Halifax Bridge Commissioner Angus M. MacDonald has announced the reopening of the bike lane will be delayed an additional two days from when it will be ready, to protest the inconsiderate cyclists’ protest. Meanwhile, the walking and running lane will be opened during those two days to show appreciation for walkers and runners who did not protest. Bikers utilizing this path illegally can be expected to be fined and have their bikes taken away for a yet to be determined amount of their bike’s estimated lifetime, in proportion to how far they got across before being stopped.