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NEWS: City of Toronto releases Cycling App to track cyclists trips and plan bike infrastructure

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New app to track bike trips from the City of Toronto.  I hold out hope that they’ll release the data via the OpenData initiative… but I fear that hope may be misplaced.

The Toronto Cycling App is a new, free smartphone application that will enable cyclists to contribute to the future of cycling infrastructure in Toronto.

Download the Toronto Cycling App for Android or iPhone

About the App

Developed by Brisk Synergies for the City of Toronto, the app will allow cyclists to record their cycling routes and provide this data to the City.  The data will be part of the toolkit used to help inform the City’s data collection and analysis when developing new cycling network plans. Toronto is beginning work on a new Cycling Plan that will expand on the City’s existing 570 kilometre cycling network.  This new Cycling Plan will be presented to Toronto City Council in 2015.

via Toronto Cycling App – Bike Counts – Reports & Studies | City of Toronto.

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