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Remodelling O'Connell Street

Bike Parking: Secure Bike Lockers

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Free bike locker scheme launched in Limerick City

Bike Parking: Secure Bike Lockers

Free access to secure bike lockers and bike stands is being provided at a number of city centre locations throughout Limerick to boost the number of people cycling to work or shop in the city centre. It's the latest sustainable initiative being rolled out by Limerick Smarter Travel which recently installed free bike parking spaces at a number of city centre multi-storey car parks. The new Bike Parking scheme, the first of its kind introduced anywhere in Ireland, features 19 bike lockers, stands and with a bike fixing stands equipped with simple tools to adjust and maintain bicycles. Located at the City Centre Car Park (Anne St. entrance), Howley's Quay Car Park (Henry St entrance) and Denmark St Car Park (Ellen St entrance), the bike lockers are complemented by on-site CCTV. Limerick Smarter Travel says the initiative enables cyclists to securely park their bicycles and helps to promote the Public Bicycle Share Scheme for Limerick City Centre. "These lockers are free to use and do not require pre-booking unlike in other locations throughout Ireland. They work exactly like a shopping trolley, simply insert a €1 coin and you get your coin back when you return to collect your bike," stated Pat O'Neill, Project Manager, Limerick Smarter Travel. “This initiative seeks to encourage the public to consider using their bikes when going to work or shop in and around the city centre. By providing parking facilities we are making the city centre more accessible and at no cost to cyclists,” Mr. O'Neill added.

Limerick City Centre Shopper Survey

Limerick City Centre Shopper Survey

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About:This survey is being carried out to in order to understand the spend, motivation and travel habits of people visiting Limerick’s City Centre, and to measure the impact each transport mode makes on shopping activities in the City Centre – to inform future plans and investments by public and private bodies in the City Centre. The survey is being conducted on-street, face-to-face, by Limerick Smarter Travel staff, on the junction of O'Connell Street and William Street, 10am - 5pm, from 14.05.15 - 20.05.15 Further information:The full results of the survey will be available online shortly and be the subject of a public presentation in the coming weeks. 

More bikes on our streets!

Bicycle Maintenance Training

About:In order to get as many bicycles back on the road, Limerick Smarter Travel, plan to support bicycle maintenance training for 14 individuals, living in the community, individuals who plan on using their training for community benefit.  The course will be offered free of charge to participants, in return participants will run monthly bicycle repair events in their areas for one year, with the support of Limerick Smarter Travel if needed. Further Information:Click hereorSearch 'Bicycle Maintenance Training' on this website

Inspirational Stuff!

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Inspirational stuff from students and staff at Gaelcholáiste Luimnigh for Car Free Day in Limerick. What a great success so far, lots of students walking or getting involved in 'park and stride'. A special well done to the action team agus Múinteoirí Caitríona & Aisling the teachers at Gaelcholáiste Luimnigh especially the very vocal human banana, all helping to spread the Smarter Travel message amongst parents and pupils. Follow the conversation on Twitter at: @LKsmartertravel @GCLuimnigh @gstravellimeric ‪#‎carfreedayLK‬ ‪#‎limerick‬ ‪#‎walktoschoolLK‬

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