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Toronto Sun: Inquest needed into bike death

I think more laws will be followed by cyclists when the infrastructure is more friendly to cyclists. … Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

Lower Simcoe Street Opens Up to Walkers, Cyclists and Drivers

ohhh I was hoping for a safe route to and from the lake :'( … Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

Toronto Sun: Inquest needed into bike death

If the inquest recommends that a bike lane should be on all busy arterial roads, I’d support it. … Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

Lower Simcoe Street Opens Up to Walkers, Cyclists and Drivers

I took this today, it’s a nice connection. Too bad the bike lane is only for a short distance, it should go the full length of Simcoe. … Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

Toronto Sun: Inquest needed into bike death

Just as cyclists need protection from reckless motorists, so pedestrians need protection from reckless cyclists. I just generally think everyone is a threat to everyone, including pedestrians being a … Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

Toronto Sun: Inquest needed into bike death

I’m all for an inquest but I want it framed differently. Let’s look in to how we can effectively enforce all laws. This attitude that drivers obey all the laws and cyclist pick and choose has got to e… Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

Safe Cycling: Cyclists Cause Less Than 10% of Accidents

U of T Research has an interview with Dr. Chris Cavacuiti (who also writes for Dandyhorse) about cycling issues, including the results of a study that found that less than 10% of bike-car accidents ar… Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

Lower Simcoe Street Opens Up to Walkers, Cyclists and Drivers

The Lower Simcoe underpass (under the railyards) is pretty well complete: The $44-million tunnel has created a new link between the core and the waterfront for pedestrians, cyclists and drivers. It o… Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

Toronto Sun: Inquest needed into bike death

Wow. I mean, I know the Toronto Sun is pretty out there.. but calling for a coroner’s inquest because someone cycling on a sidewalk hits a pedestrian (who later died)? And, saying that it’s necessary … Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

Bicycle Film Festival – Toronto

BlogTO has added the Bicycle Film Festival to their Event Listings as well. :) … Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

Freakonomics on Bicycle Prices

Freakonomics on Bicycle Prices In Toronto, when I was first looking at used bikes on Craigslist in 2007, the price was around $100 for a 20+ year old beater bike 10-speed. In 2008 I didn’t notice much… Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

Cyclonomics: The Economic Benefits of Cycling

via the Streetsblog Network: Cyclonomics: The Economic Benefits of Cycling Since the impact of bike lanes on businesses has emerged as a peripheral issue in the New York City mayoral race, as well a… Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

Ahhh to have these problems

Over at Amsterdamize we hear about a “problem” that their cyclist’s union came across. If only we had such problems! A few weeks ago I read that the Fietsersbond (Cyclists Union) had been busy this su… Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

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This looks amazing.  Scarborough Cycles! The Toronto Centre for Active Transportation (TCAT), in partnership with Cycle Toronto, Toronto Cycling Think & Do Tank, and CultureLink, has launched an exciting new project called Scarborough Cycles: building bike culture beyond downtown. With 30% of Toronto’s landmass, 24% of its residents, and half a million cyclable trips (trips […]

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EVENT: Sat, June 6 – McLeish Orlando’s Helmets On Kids

  Helmets on Kids is collaborating this year with a the Parkdale Junior and Senior Public School bike fair. Come join us! Date: Saturday, June 6, 2015 – 10:00 – 14:00 Location: 78 Seaforth Ave. Toronto, ON, Toronto Original Link Read More: McLeish Orlando’s Helmets On Kids

PHOTO OF THE DAY: Stripes | Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Source: Original photo – by Fryderyk Supinski on Flickr. via Flickr. See this and 7,000+ other amazing bike photos in the Biking Toronto Flickr Group.

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HELP: Do you know these alleged bike thieves?

The above is showing up on facebook tonight – a shot of two alleged bike thieves taking a bike off of a porch in Leslieville.  Let the poster know via the original post if you know anything. Please help us catch these bike thieves!! They stole my bike right off of our porch the afternoon of […]

FACEPALM: Old man yells at bicycles, and fish

It’s nice that the Toronto Sun has work programs for grumpy old men who like to bitch about everything. You can congratulate Mike Strobel on finding a job despite his challenges at @strobelsun They tell me the smelts are running up in Kagawong, so spring has finally sprung. Down here in the Big Smoke, we […]

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PHOTO OF THE DAY: Always Bring a Spare

Source: Original photo – by cookedphotos on Flickr. Spotted on King Street. via Flickr. See this and 7,000+ other amazing bike photos in the Biking Toronto Flickr Group.

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STUFF: Bike Helmets for Your Toddler

Bicycle helmets for your toddler now come in a variety of styles, sizes, and fun designs.   Read More: Bike Helmets for Your Toddler

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EVENT: Tues, May 5 – Etobicoke South Cycling Committee: May meeting

Date: Tuesday, May 5, 2015 – 19:00 – 21:00 The ESCC is holding its monthly meeting between 7 and 9 PM on May 5 at Among Friends. Below is the agenda. 1. What happened at the April 9 meeting on the Humber Bay Shores trails? 2. The city has released funding for the trail on […]

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EVENT: Sat, June 20 – Cycle for Sight Toronto

Date: Saturday, June 20, 2015 – 08:00 – 18:00 Cycle for Sight is a fully supported, one-day cycling event in support of the Foundation Fighting Blindness. Whether you’re a cycling enthusiast or leisure rider, riding a single or tandem bike, Cycle for Sight will be the perfect one-day ride! We offer different distance options from […]

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PHOTO OF THE DAY: Making Our Own Power

Source: Original photo – by cookedphotos on Flickr. Ikea celebrates Earth Day at Yonge Dundas Square. This photo was featured as blogTO’s ‘Photo of the Day’ for April 23, 2015: http://ift.tt/1FgtWh3 via Flickr. See this and 7,000+ other amazing bike photos in the Biking Toronto Flickr Group.

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