The is noting that in the Bristol Cycling blog has info on upcoming WECA and mayoral elections, transport (especially climate and cycling access) are going to be big issues;
It’s election time! May 6th will see elections for both WECA and Bristol Mayors. Hustings events are being hosted by a number of environmental groups.Bristol Cycling is co-hosting a Bristol Active Travel mayoral hustings on April 21st. Tickets are available via eventbrite. Bristol Green Capital Partnership are also co-hosting hustings for both mayors with tickets now available for the WECA hustings on Monday 19th April and Bristol hustings on Tuesday 27th. Find tickets here.
Note this is in a backdrop of the ongoing issue of Bristol Airport’s expansion:
Huge step in the wrong direction! Why are we continuing to subsidize the aviation industry instead of supporting low carbon transport options? @transportgovuk #SayNoToAirportExpansion https://t.co/EDuIfFyN5t
— Bristol Airport Action Network – BAAN (@baancc) March 10, 2021