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Anyone else's behind less than thrilled about the new(ish) joints on the YMT ramps?
Not sure of best way of sorting this out. A Joint complaint to... ?
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Parks Vic trail designers and local council traffic planners have always been bicycle-blind. Been that way for over 30 years.
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Just lift the front and back over them and you'll be fine. Better still, bunny hop, learn some skillz.
They look no worse than the tree roots breaking up the hotmix on a few of my local shared paths.
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when i rang Parks Vic the guy said he had been made aware of it, agreed it was unsuitable and would be replaced, but added that cyclists "go too fast" along there. thanks mate..
those things you've pictured in this thread are pretty benign. as it's a pontoon - expansion joints are necessary and they can't practicably be made perfectly smooth.
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