I pledge to encourage recreation and commuter cycling in the City of Moreland.
I will endeavor to incorporate bicycle matters in Council's corporate planning process and insure appropriate funds are provided on the council budget to provide for cyclists .
Insure all new road constructions incorporate bicycle works by including bicycle design, specifications in work contract .
Provide bicycle routes leading to appropriate destination, shopping centre , community centre, railway stations, supported by end of trip facilities ( Parking rails).
Set an appropriate budget to implement bicycle facilities / programmes over 5 years .
Provide bicycle facilities compatible with appropriate speed limits ensuring a safe cycling environment;
Identify sources of income from agencies eg: Vic Roads, Melbourne Parks and Waterways State Government etc.
All bicycle facilities provided need to be safe and convenient for users;
Ensure all traffic management devices do not disadvantage bicycle riders;
Establish a bicycle advisory committee:
a. Consisting of a councillor, engineer, bicycle user group, members – recreation and planning officer; to assist Council and provide advise.
b. Consulting the local bicycle users group / cycling individuals and local community groups and businesses .