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OH YEAH!  Toronto Twitter bot tracks pedestrian and cyclist collisions

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If you visit/share/RT only 1 twitter account today, make it @StruckTOBot.  The creator, James Tubbs, is totally right - most of Toronto just goes "oh, someone else was killed by a car... ho-hum", like … [Read more...]

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BIKEMONTH! What’s on today – Thurs, May 26, 2016

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BikeMonth doesn't officially start until Monday, May 30th,  Bike To Work Day, but there are still events going on and they are on the BikeMonth calendar! Here's what's on deck for … [Read more...]

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INFRASTRUCTURE: Cycling Network Plan: What’s in store for Scarborough?

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Other than the implication that pushing a study of the Danforth back for two full years isn't a big deal, this is a good synopsis of what the new bike plan means for Scarborough (mostly southwest … [Read more...]

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LET’S GO PARKING! How Toronto Can Expand Bike Parking

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In Toronto, the City’s Transportation Services Division is responsible for sidewalk bike parking as well as other short- and long-term bike parking facilities. Although Toronto is not yet home to … [Read more...]

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MAPS!  The City of Toronto is shipping out new cycling maps!

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Who else gets unreasonably excited about new cycling maps? Via the Toronto Cycling twitter account. 2016 Toronto Cycling Map is printed & on its way to folding - just in time for … [Read more...]

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MAPS! Toronto Bike Lane Map Updated!

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Back in 2006, when Biking Toronto started, one of the first things I did was create a Google Map of the city's bike lanes.  At the time, the map only existed in paper and in PDF from the City, and I … [Read more...]

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MAPS! How People in Toronto Get to Work

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Interesting maps about how people get to work in Toronto. The map above is driving, but check out all the maps.  Cycling is not common outside the core, which we all know, because it's the only place … [Read more...]

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ELSEWHERE: Paris Goes Car-Free First Sunday of Every Month

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This is what "world class" cities do: The Paris Breathes campaign, responsible for implementing the program, blocks off 13 sections of the city at various times throughout the day. Sections are … [Read more...]

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PHOTO OF THE DAY: the daily ride

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Source: Original photo - by paul.d.mansfield on Flickr.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 … [Read more...]

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SPOILER ALERT! Biking in Toronto will change your life

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It's true.  Biking is a life-changer. You should never do something because everyone else is doing it. But in this case, it means biking is a safe and reliable form of transportation and confirms … [Read more...]