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! “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:
“Good Read: A really fat bike: Winnipeg cycling enthusiast creates giant bike image in Red River snow”
Peg City’s Operations Manager, Philip, chatted with CBC Manitoba this morning about our brand new addition!
“Winnipeg Car Co-op Beefs Up Fleet with New 4×4 Truck”
Pretty inspiring, Denmark!
Need a truck? Have a friend who keeps asking you for your truck?
“Say Hello To Our Newest Vehicle…”
A few fun, constructive thoughts on what makes a “complete street”, from CityFix.com: “Good Read: What Makes a Complete Street? A Brief Guide”
We are nearing our holiday office closure, but our on-call services will be available for Members, from 8AM until 11PM, right through to the new year.
Our office will be closed Monday, December 25th, 2017 – Monday, January 1st, 2018. “Holiday Hours”
More thoughts on Uber and ridehailing, from CityLab.com:
“… [A]rguably the most important finding in the study is that, absent a ride-hailing option, between 49 and 61 percent of trips either wouldn’t have been made at all, or would have been accomplished via transit, bike, or foot. “Good Read: The Ride-Hailing Effect: More Cars, More Trips, More Miles”
Our ears (or eyes?) are burning! In this article about the federal government’s 10-year, $40-billion plan and the future of affordable, sustainable housing, the “car-sharing strategy” mentioned is Peg City Car Co-op. We already have one vehicle at the Old Grace Housing Co-operative, and we’ll be adding a second one in 2018. “Good Read: National Housing Strategy a Way to Change Face of Neighbourhood”