The Property Council of Australia is a peak body representing property developers and the professionals who serve them. During a study tour of France, member of the Hunter chapter witnessed the impact cycling has been having on city centres, and afterward engaged Cycle Space to guide their policy position for the city of Newcastle. We provided advice on pedestrianising and densifying the centre by steering traffic back to a ring road and were commissioned to produce one of our proprietary green maps. Work was presented to a city hall lunch of 200 members and civic leaders.
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