“Parks are for people, not cars.” An exciting shift happening in New York City has got us thinking about all the beautiful park spaces right here in Winnipeg that could benefit from this same action. “Good Read: Central Park will be permanently car-free by June”
How many Peg City Car Co-op members also use GoManitoba? “Video: GoManitoba”
Peg City Car Co-op is excited to announce the addition of a third vehicle to the Wolseley neighbourhood! “Hey, Wolseley!”
From now until April 1st, we’ve designated one of our vehicles as a donation car in support of the Society for Manitobans with Disabilities 2018 Easter Seals™ Paper Egg Campaign! “Peg City Car Co-op Teams Up With Society for Manitobans with Disabilities”
From CBC.ca: “The Edmonton company poised to become Winnipeg’s first new vehicle-for-hire company was founded by conservative Alberta lawyers who worked with disenfranchised cab drivers to create a labour-friendly ride-hailing service. “Good Read: Who is TappCar? The story behind the Alberta firm that plans to beat Uber and Lyft to Winnipeg”
An interesting article about carsharing in Vancouver, BC, and what the relationship between electric vehicles and carsharing looks like in the future. “Good Read: Charging Ahead with Car Sharing”
Or, WINTERnational, if you will. Join forces with winter cyclists around the world on Winter Bike to Work Day! “February 9 is International Winter Bike to Work Day!”
If you are a Peg City Car Co-op Member with an active social media life, we want to connect with you! “Join Our Ambassador Program!”
Here’s a really interesting read from Streetsblog.org about snow clearing and gender equality. “Video: Why Sweden Clears Snow-Covered Walkways Before Roads”
This one is relevant to our own transportation situation … because it’s about us, Winnipeg! “Good Read: City Should Consider Streetcar Revival”
UPDATE: Nominations are now closed. Thank you!
The names and bios of nominees are included below.
Please note that the Peg City Car Co-op 2017 Annual General Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, February 6, 2018, at 6:00pm. The meeting will be held at 402- 460 Main Street and we invite you all to come out and meet our staff, the board of directors, and of course, some of your fellow members! “UPDATED: Notice of AGM and Call for Nominations”
How fun is this? Any other Winnipeggers out there riding fat bikes throughout the winter? From CBC.ca: