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VIDEO: What’s it like to ride Bloor Street without bike lanes?

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Metro Morning's Matt Galloway decided to document what it was like riding Bloor St. without bikelanes, in advance of the City Council vote about a bike lane pilot: What does it look like to ride a … [Read more...]

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EVENTS: Pre-BikeMonth Events This Week (May 2 – 8, 2016)

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While BikeMonth doesn't officially start until May 30th with the big Group Commute to City Hall, the BikeMonth site is still listing events in May. Here is what is currently scheduled on the site … [Read more...]

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PHOTO OF THE DAY: Making Tracks

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Source: Original photo - by Georgie_grrl on Flickr. Taking a little time to wander around Kensington with Michael and his work colleague Marco and showing him the 'hood. via Flickr. See this and … [Read more...]

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TRUTH: The business of bikes and parking

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Click on through to Spacing to see the full infographic. There has been some debate about whether bike lanes on Bloor would hurt or harm businesses. Spacing is republishing this infographic from our … [Read more...]

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VIDEO: A DIY repair shop created by students for students

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A great video introduction to U of T's BikeChain from Global News (except there's an ad that runs before it): ‘Bikechain’ was created in 2005 as a student project serving the University of … [Read more...]

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MAPS! Helping cyclists avoid smoggy routes in Toronto and Montreal

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  Amazing tool!  Played with it a long time.  Very telling that when you turn off the street map, high pollution levels still indicate where roads (and especially highways and the airport) … [Read more...]

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This is on until midnight on Saturday, April 30th, 2016! If you're a regular visitor to Biking Toronto, you may notice little asks for you to join the update list.  This list updates you about new … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Bloor Bike Lanes Pilot Should Be a Council No-Brainer. Here’s Why It’s Not. 

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An excellent piece in Torontoist about why a bike lane pilot designed to collect data about benefits/detriments and overwhelming supported by the community is getting static from politicians: There … [Read more...]

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FACEPALM: Bloor Bike lane pilot a victim of double standard

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What do you do when politicians prevent people from making their city a better, cleaner, and economically attractive place? In Toronto, you can easily shut down an entire (or a part of)  a street … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Drivers support Bloor bike lanes

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Newsflash for politicians that car drivers don't want bike lanes:  THEY DO!  Bike lanes keep cyclists safe, and get bikes into their own lane on the road.  This means bikes aren't in front of cars, … [Read more...]