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NEWS: Cyclist, 75, dies in hospital after being hit by vehicle in Rosedale

A local architect has died of his injuries in hospital after he was struck by a vehicle while cycling in Rosedale last month. The man – identified by police Tuesday as 75-year-old Roger du Toit – was hit at the intersection of Roxborough Street East and Wrentham Place May 19 at around 8:20 a.m. Police […]

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INFRASTRUCTURE: Checking in on the Missing Annex Bike Lanes

Want bikelanes on Bloor?  Sign the “Bloor Loves Bike” Pledge! After years of public meetings, council discussions, and community outreach, the Annex might finally be getting bike lanes, if another study and a pilot project goes its way.Transportation Services Toronto is conducting a preliminary feasibility study this year to determine the best way to implement […]

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VIDEO: Books on Bloor!

  Great video by Jo Koga from the Books on Bloor ride this past weekend.  Looks like a great time.  I hope this event repeats next year.  

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BOOK REVIEW: The Urban Cycling Survival Guide

If you haven’t picked up Yvonne Bambrick’s new book “The Urban Cycling Survival Guide: Need to know skills & strategies for biking in the city“, then you need to. Here’s why: 1) It looks fantastic The front of the book (above) is great and colourful, but there are also wondeful illustrations inside by Mark Ngui. […]

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INSTAGRAM: Biking Toronto Photo

Oh yeah #biketo ! 5:30 pm on The Danforth! Curb lane = bike lane. #Danforthlovesbikes

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PHOTO OF THE DAY: Bike Chic. Queen Street West

Source: Original photo – by sigma. on Flickr. via Tumblr ift.tt/1FRaoi0 via Flickr. See this and 7,000+ other amazing bike photos in the Biking Toronto Flickr Group. Also check out the thousands of amazing photos that have been shared on instagram with the #biketo hashtag!

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EVENT: Tues, June 2 – Fort York Pedestrian and Cycle Bridge Public Meeting

You’re invited to the Second Community Information Meeting to Preview the design concepts for the Fort York Pedestrian and Cycle Bridge. Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015 Informal Open House – 6:00pm to 6:30pm Design Team Presentations and Q&A – 6:30pm to 8:30pm Informal Open House – 8:30pm to 9:00pm The meeting will be held at: Fort […]

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BRAIN INJURY AWARENESS MONTH: A Sad Day for Ontario

Note: Singer Kwinter will be contributing a few posts to BikingToronto in June in honour of Brain Injury Awareness Month. The release of the 2015 Ontario Budget by the Liberals seeks a dramatic and unprecedented cut in auto insurance coverage for residents of Ontario. Most of the media reporting and politicking on the past 18 […]

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PHOTO OF THE DAY: Cycling on Richmond

Source: Original photo – by jer1961 on Flickr. Cycling on Richmond Street, Toronto via Flickr. See this and 7,000+ other amazing bike photos in the Biking Toronto Flickr Group. Also check out the thousands of amazing photos that have been shared on instagram with the #biketo hashtag!

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FACEPALM: Airport cyclist’s $2,500 wheels get tossed in the trash

Hey Toronto – how about making it feasible to ride to and from the airport?  Good to have an accessible and secure place to park bikes too. “Security guards said they’d seen it a couple of days ago, but it just sort of disappeared,” he said. Schwartz filed a police report. It took about three […]

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