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Bumpy road for Bike Station

Posted: 05 Oct 2009 02:55 PM PDT

Sorry for the cynicism, but I think this may be representative of the problem with how the city handles cycling infrastructure. Sometimes I think doing it in a half-assed way does more damage than not… Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

Bumpy road for Bike Station

Posted: 05 Oct 2009 08:52 AM PDT

From the Toronto Star… a column about the challenges that have confronted (and have yet to confront) Toronto’s first Bike Station: Bumpy road for bike station It is the kind of facility planners an… Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

Celebrities Biking Toronto

Posted: 05 Oct 2009 08:25 AM PDT

The celebrity gossip rags apparently cover everything… and they seem to love that Rachel McAdams loves biking Toronto. This “GossipGander” story came through some twitter feeds I follow: A solo Ra… Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

Bicycle blitz slated for 54 Division (O’Connor and Danforth)

Posted: 05 Oct 2009 07:19 AM PDT

Maybe they should do a bicycle blitz for motorists, were they stop car traffic to hand out Pamphlettes on how to respect cyclists and then have a day where they ticket the motorists for doing things l… Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

Bicycle blitz slated for 54 Division (O’Connor and Danforth)

Posted: 05 Oct 2009 04:08 AM PDT

I know what you mean Todd. I’d LOVE to see an article that where a reporter sits at an intersection and counts the cars who don’t come to a “full and complete stop”. It’s the Sun, so I don’t really ex… Click to read more in the Forum >>>…



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