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INFRASTRUCTURE: The Best Way to Promote City Riding? Bike Racks

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Personally, my main concern with the recently approved Bloor bike lane pilot is bike parking. Right now, without bike lanes, Bloor bike parking is *packed* with bikes. If bike traffic increases on … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Ending the tyranny of the car in Toronto requires political courage

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Are there epic changes on the way in how Torontonians move through our city? Big changes could be coming to the way Toronto lives. A provincial government paper on climate change envisions a massive … [Read more...]

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ELSEWHERE: Vancouver to soon boast highest percentage of commuting cyclists in North America

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This news is fitting right after the recent approval here in Toronto of a Bloor bike lane pilot. Vancouver, a city that has been (and continues to) investing in safe cycling infrastructure, is … [Read more...]

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HOW TO: Check out the Biking Toronto How To Page!

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I've just updated the HOW TO page, and thought I'd post about it in case anyone doesn't know about it. I've made it over the last few years, collecting links from around the web, but with an … [Read more...]

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PHOTO OF THE DAY: Rubble territory

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Source: Original photo - by BruceK on Flickr. On the south edge of the Spit via Flickr. See this and 7,000+ other amazing bike photos in the Biking Toronto Flickr Group. Also check out the … [Read more...]

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NEWS: A Complete List of Bloor Bike Lane Articles

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After 4 decades (!) of Toronto considering the possibility of bike lanes on Bloor, Toronto City Council overwhelmingly voted (38-3) in favour of a 1 year pilot to collect data and evaluate a 2 km … [Read more...]

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Thanks to Biking Toronto Sponsors

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Just a quick post to mention and thank the current sponsors of Biking Toronto who have been generous enough to partner with the site  to help keep this website moving forward. Pay them a visit … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! Bloor bike lanes finally get the go ahead in Toronto

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With a vote of 38-3 (!!!), City Council has approved a 1-year pilot of bike lanes on Bloor St! Bike Lanes are finally a reality on Bloor St. After years of campaigns and debate, city council voted … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! Suburban Etobicoke councillor changes vote on Bloor bike lanes to a ‘yes’

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More proof that politicians who actually take time to understand the issues are, in fact, better politician. “Riding it, you do realize a separate bike lane is infinitely safer than riding with … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH: Bloor bike lane pilot debate flow chart!

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Well this is just amazing.   A complete flow chart that breaks down all the objections to a Bloor bike lane pilot and why none of the objections are valid. It was created by @the416anthill, … [Read more...]