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Posted August 2, 2021 by

Guelph Coalition for Active Transportation has been busy this summer improving the experience for Active Transportation users in Guelph. Thanks to our local media outlets for covering these stories. One of our most important GCAT advocacy issues is  Speedvale Ave, including the Speedvale bridge underpass. GCAT  also delegated many times for bike lanes on Speedvale Ave, but due […]

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Posted June 14, 2021 by

Come out for the eighth annual (COVID compliant) “Love Your Bike Festival!”  When: Saturday, June 19, 2021, 10:30 am  Where: The Wooly Pub back covered  patios, 176 Woolwich St. St. Andrews Church, Two Rivers Church and Guelph Coalition for Active Transportation (GCAT) are inviting the young and old to celebrate Guelph’s favourite mode of transportation […]

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Posted June 9, 2021 by

Join GCAT and ride in the Tour de Guelph in support of Guelph General Hospital and numerous other local programs through the Rotary Clubs of Guelph South and Guelph Trillium. This year’s proceeds to the Hospital will directly support its $34-million Together, We Care fundraising campaign, helping the Hospital invest in new patient care equipment and technology by […]

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Posted May 30, 2021 by

Explore Guelph’s rivers under pedal power.Join us for this 2 Rviers event as we virtually explore Guelph’s river systems under pedal power. Floodplains, ancient riverbanks, waterfalls, the confluence of Guelph’s two rivers, a bit of history, and a lot of geographic insight. RSVP and register for this event HERE

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Posted May 26, 2021 by

Guelph Coalition for Active Transportation Position Description Longer version here Position Title: Membership, Volunteer and Marketing Coordinator – Contract Hours Per Month: 12 hours per month for 6 months Pay: $17/hr For more information or to submit a letter outlining your qualifications, please contact info@gcat.ca The Organization: The Guelph Coalition for Active Transportation (GCAT) is […]

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Posted May 26, 2021 by

Have you noticed more new people getting onto bikes lately in your community? We at Guelph Coalition for Active Trasnportation (GCAT) are noticing the same thing. E-bikes for example, will make all of those steep hills in Guelph seem to disapear. Just add a rack and pack for a long adventure, or run local errands […]

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Posted May 14, 2021 by

You can make an impact by collecting cycling data in Guelph! Contact us at info@gcat.ca to learn more about how you can participate through Guelph Coalition for Active Transportation! A message from Velo Canada Bikes Click here to volunteer! From June 1st-6th, 2021, we’ll map Canada’s potential to shift to a cycling nation post-pandemic. Volunteers stationed across the […]

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Posted March 29, 2021 by

The City of Guelph is hosting a virtual open house to present plans for the Speedvale Avenue Phase 1 road and bridge reconstruction project. Work will take place on Speedvale Avenue (Phase 1) between Glenwood Avenue to Marlborough Road. Here is your opportunity to comment on the project. Comment period ends April 4 Here are some […]

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Posted February 8, 2021 by

Guelph Coalition for Active Transportation’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) is typically a time for us to gather during the darker months to catch up and celebrate the events and advocacy issues of this past year. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s AGM will be held online using the Zoom platform. A Zoom link […]

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Posted January 9, 2021 by

GCAT Board of Directors: call for Nominees for 2021 There will be some positions open for board members at our Feb. 18, 2021 AGM If interested, it would be helpful if you let us know by Feb. 7 at info@gcat.ca , detailing your interest and skills. Term: Up to 3 years. Commitment: 6-10 hours a […]

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