An early drizzly weekday morning in Wellington and there are still hundreds of people riding on the waterfront:
There is some suggestion to make the cyclists go along Jervois Quay instead of the waterfront. No Thanks!!! I only saw 3 cyclists braving the traffic on the Quay. I saw a hundred in half hour on the Waterfront. It seems cyclists want to ride away from the noise, fumes and danger of busy roads.
The alternative on Jervois Quay:
If cyclists come into contention with pedestrians then some painted blue lines wouldn’t go astray such as here behind Shed 21, where the car lanes in the carpark could be reduced (OK it needs a safe walking route too). Tactile surfaces could keep pedestrians out of the blue lanes, and cyclists in.
Because this road ain’t safe for cycling along: