Last week, I wondered about the possibility of horrible transit creating conditions that make more people take up biking to work, and this article explores this more:
A home close to the subway was top priority for Ann-Marie Colacino and her husband when they were house-hunting in 2013. And after enduring several bidding wars they finally got one a 10-minute walk to Coxwell station.
But less than two years after becoming my neighbours, they gave up on transit to ride bikes to and from their downtown jobs.
“I enjoy biking more because there are no delays, it takes less time, it’s free, it offers good daily exercise and I don’t have to battle the crowds,”