Spend 5% of the transport budget on provision for cyclists
This is where we are now
Programmes of capital of £1,721,000 and revenue of £488, 000 expenditure have been developed to meet the 6% spending commitment on cycling in the 2013 and 2014 financial year.
Other cycle schemes will be developed and delivered.
A pilot of residential cycle parking provision is being progressed.
Work to renew North Meadow Walk has been largely completed and has been well received.
Improvements to a section of the Haymarket, Forth Bridges “National Cycle Network” route and new cycle crossings on the Leith – Portobello route have also been completed.