Talking about council budgets and 2024 elections

Monday, 20 May 2024 - 10:00am to 10:30am
'We’re on the radio today! Tune into Yarra BUG Radio on 3CR at 10am - Ruth is going to talk about our Darebin Council budget submission' Image: Streets Alive Darebin instagram

On this weeks program Chris catches up with Ruth Jelley from Streets Alive Darebin about the upcoming Victorian council elections in 2024, their council budget submission, why have local road & traffic issues become so polarised, whatever happened to Darebin Councils Streets for People project, how improving active transport creates safer environments for all street users, improvements for active transport in Paris, how to contact Darebin councillors to demand sufficient funding for active transport projects north of Bell Street, balance budget funding equally between roads and footpath maintenance and improve funding for Your Streets Your Say.

News includes BikeWests upcoming campaign to highlight remaining safety issues on Dynon/Hopkins Street corridor in Footscray, Port Phillip BUG: Inkerman St safety corridor update: Council prioritises car parking over a safe bike lane and next month it's time to support YarraBUG Radio during 3CR Radiothon!

Program music

True Love Always, Bicycle Rider

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Yarra Bicycle Users Group Radio on 3CR
Monday 10:00am to 10:30am
Yarra Bicycle Users Group promotes urban cycling. Providing support to campaigns to improve cycling conditions and awareness; demystifies cycling technology and helps to reveal the diversity of cyclists, from children to commuters to lobbyists.


Chris, Faith, Val and Steve