Drop helmet rules to encourage cycling? Remove some roads completely? Greens consider active travel ideas for Canberra

Jasper Lindell
By Jasper Lindell
March 24 2022 - 1:01pm
The Greens' Jo Clay, who has released an active travel discussion paper. Picture: Elesa Kurtz

Canberrans should be given the option to ride a bicycle without a helmet and the government should try out car-free zones in different parts of the city this year in an effort to promote more active travel, a member of the Greens has said.

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Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined the Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine on Saturdays. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.

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