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OH YEAH! Pop-up bike lane on Bloor St to be unveiled at Open Streets TO

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This Sunday!!! Event Date:  Sunday, September 6, 2015 - 09:00 to 13:00 Event Location:  Open Street TO Markham & Bloor See map: Google Maps We're unveilling a pop-up bike lane on Bloor … [Read more...]

VIDEO: How to Add Bike Lanes and Help Car Traffic

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As bike lanes get added to streets around the US one common concern keeps arising: how will this affect congestion? Narrowing roadways by including bike lanes seems like it would clearly increase car … [Read more...]

OH YEAH! Cycle Toronto shares maps of bikelane supportive businesses on Bloor and Danforth!

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Oh yeah!  The links are in the text of this Cycle Toronto post, but there are maps of bikelane-supportive businesses on Bloor and Danforth.  Check them out here - Danforth Map and Bloor Map -  or … [Read more...]

NEWS: Toronto cycling advocates want ‘the Idaho Stop’ made law

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It's an annual thing... news stories about the "Idaho Stop", which would allow cyclists to legally roll through stop signs, provided they do so safely. What doesn't get reported every year?  That … [Read more...]

BLOOR LOVES BIKES!  It’s really a village, not a freeway

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Great piece in the Annex Gleaner community newspaper about bikelanes on Bloor. It is a misconception that all those cars that transit Bloor Street through the Annex are shoppers just looking for a … [Read more...]

OH YEAH! What King Street would look like if people were the priority

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Interesting piece (and image, above) from Dandyhorse about what King St would look like (and a bit about how it would benefit business) if it was re-designed to actually move people, and not just be … [Read more...]

NEWS: Dead cyclist’s father wants jail time for hit-and-run drivers

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What kind of society doesn't have a minimum sentence if someone kills someone and flees? Uri Samson gets up every day and puts one foot in front of the other. He goes to work, he cares for his wife, … [Read more...]

EVENT: Tues, Aug. 11 – #DanforthLovesBikes Pub Crawl #2

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Hey everyone! Time to get ready for Pub Crawl / Thank You Tour #2! Aug 11 BUSINESSES: 7pm - Tilde Taco - 699 Danforth 9pm - Greenwood Smokehouse BBQ - 673 Danforth Over 60 businesses on the … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]