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INFRASTRUCTURE: Bike lanes on Bloor makes sense for small businesses

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Bike lanes on Bloor have long had the support of groups like the Bloor Annex Business Improvement Area. But some business owners balk out of fear that bike lanes will mean a reduction in lanes for … [Read more...]

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REMINDER: Sign the Danforth Loves Bikes Campaign Pledge!

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One of Cycle Toronto‘s current campaigns is Danforth Loves Bikes.  It is collecting support from individual businesses and Torontonians for a bike-friendly Bloor Street. You can pledge your support … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! Banking on Bike Share: TD CEO on why bikes are good for business

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From the 16th floor of the Toronto- Dominion Centre’s southernmost tower, Tim Hockey, president and CEO of TD Canada Trust, looks out over a changing city. There’s a black treadmill by his office … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Cyclist seriously injured after being struck by truck

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A woman suffered serious injuries when she wast struck by a truck while riding her bike at Spadina Ave. and Dupont St. Friday morning. According to police, the woman has sent to a trauma centre with … [Read more...]

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EVENT: Thurs, July 23 – Danforth Loves Bikes Pub Crawl #1

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Bike mean business, and businesses love bikes!  Already over 60 people have RSVP'd on facebook... so come on out and bring all your bike-loving friends! Danforth businesses love bikes! We're going … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! The best cycling to work tips from Chatelaine!

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Chatelaine magazine responds to a certain troll columnist's recent article about women not biking because of they're afraid of sweating. Which is complete crap, of course.  Not only does biking not … [Read more...]

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DO IT!  Sign the Danforth Loves Bikes Campaign Pledge

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One of Cycle Toronto‘s current campaigns is Danforth Loves Bikes.  It is collecting support from individual businesses and Torontonians for a bike-friendly Bloor Street. You can pledge your support … [Read more...]

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DO IT!  Sign the Bloor Loves Bikes Campaign Pledge! 

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One of Cycle Toronto's current campaigns is Bloor Loves Bikes.  It is collecting support from individual businesses and Torontonians for a bike-friendly Bloor Street. You can pledge your support to … [Read more...]

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GETTING LEGAL: What are your rights as a cyclist in Toronto?

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Note: For this post contributed by Singer Kwinter, I asked them to summarize cyclists' legal rights.  I hear far too many stories about cyclists in accidents that are intimidated by a system that … [Read more...]

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PHOTO OF THE DAY: Underpass Park

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Source: Original photo - by sssteve.o 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 that have … [Read more...]