NEWS: Cyclist struck by van in Brampton: A 45-year-old male cyclist has been airlifted to a Toronto trauma centre from Brampton after he was struck by a van Sunday afternoon.The cyclist was riding westbound on Steeles Ave., between Hwy. 50 and Finch Ave., around 2 p.m. when he was struck by the vehicle heading in the same direction.His injuries are life-threatening, said Const. Fiona Thivierge of Peel Regional Police.Read mor...
NEWS: Bike Share struggling with repair problem:
I could do without the anecdotes from people whining about not being able to find a spot to park their bikeshare bike (that generally means that the system is popular), but it is a symptom of the larger problem... that BikeShare parts and new stations are hard to come by in the short term.
PBSC filed for bankruptcy in January and “the supply of parts to maintain the system disappeared”, Han...
TOMORROW! Sun, Aug 17 - Open Streets TO opens up major roads on Sunday:
What will be closed OPEN:
Bloor Street between Parliament Street and Spadina Avenue.
Yonge Street between Bloor and Queen Streets.
Major intersections will have crossing points where cars can pass through.
The media does not get it. Open Streets *OPENS* the streets (it's right in the damn name) to everyone, not just the idiots who drive downtown.
What's better for businesses o...