Toughen your rules about parking in bike lanes, mayor tells Canada Post
Ottawa Citizen

By David Reevely, Ottawa Citizen, August 3, 2017

Canada Post needs to specifically instruct its employees to not stop their delivery trucks in Ottawa’s bike lanes, Mayor Jim Watson says in a new letter to the corporation’s chief executive.

Last week, after a Toronto parking-enforcement officer said publicly that Canada Post drivers are the worst offenders in his city for parking in bike lanes where no stopping is allowed, the mail service publicly ordered its workers to stop it. Find someplace safe and legal to park or bring parcels back to your depot if you can’t, the instruction said.

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