Category Archives: Bicycle Culture

Extended Hours at Cycle Transitions

Cycle Transitions, your local, do-it-yourself bike shop, has extended its hours of operation, thanks in part to CT’s first employee (summer student). The new hours are: Tuesday and Thursday – 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Wednesday – 3:00 p.m. to … Continue reading

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Sustainable Cobourg’s Rick Nonnekes Recognized at 2016 Cobourg Civic Awards

The 15th Annual Cobourg Civic Awards ceremony was held on April 27, recognizing many volunteers in our community for their outstanding volunteerism and community involvement. Receiving the Environmental Award was Rick Nonnekes. Rick was a major player in the creation of Sustainable Cobourg, … Continue reading

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Bicycles and Butterflies

It is getting close to the start of cycling season. I am eager to get back out on the bike for some longer rides. I rode only occasionally around town during the winter to run errands when the roads were … Continue reading

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Local Candidates for Upcoming Federal Election Respond to Sustainability Issues

Sustainable Cobourg has solicited responses on sustainability issues from candidates for municipal, provincial and federal office in previous elections, which have been posted on our website and made available to local citizens. Sustainable Cobourg would like to understand the position … Continue reading

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“Film Feast” continues at The Loft

The Loft at Harden & Huyse Cafe will be showing three eco-themed films in the coming weeks: Marinoni: The Fire In The Flame – Encore presentation, July 17, 7:30 p.m. Filmmaker Tony Girardin will attend and conduct a Q&A. http://www.macleans.ca/culture/movies/of-pedals-and-metals-in-search-of-bike-maestro-giuseppe-marinoni/ Bikes … Continue reading

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2015 Active Transportation Week

Active Transportation Week in the Town of Cobourg is well under way, but there is still time to take part. Dust off your bicycles, get your walking shoes on, take Cobourg Transit and participate in any one of the activities listed … Continue reading

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