Commuters angry over ticketing at city-owned parks where they 'park and cycle'

By Joanne Schnurr, CTV News Ottawa, June 14, 2018

You've heard of "Park and Ride."

Well, what about "Park and Cycle?" Some Ottawa cyclists are furious they've been ticketed for parking at city-owned parks along the Ottawa River. They're using the sites as halfway points to commute to work.

On any given day, there are a handful of commuters using the parks to do the "switchover”; park their cars and continue on bike. Except the city says that's not what those parks are for.

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