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INFRASTRUCTURE: Bike lanes on Bloor for 2016


    A short article summarizing the past and challenges for getting the 20-40 km of new bikelanes planned for 2016 actually installed. City Hall in Toronto can be criticized for … [Read more...]

OH YEAH! Join Cycle Toronto, Get Rewarded


For the last 3 years, around this time of year, I've offered things like free I Bike T.O. shirts and the chance to win stuff as incentives to join/renew with Cycle Toronto via their "refer-a-rider" … [Read more...]

OH YEAH! Bloor Street closer than ever to getting bike lanes


The Bloor lanes form part of the city's proposed 10-year, $13.5 million cycling plan, which promises to fill critical gaps in the existing bike lane network, expand onto new streets, and renew rundown … [Read more...]

OH YEAH! Sat, Oct. 24 – Cycle Toronto Rides Bloor Danforth


I think this may be Cycle Toronto's first fundraising ride?  They literally JUST opened registration for the Cycle Toronto Rides Bloor-Danforth Fundraising Ride. Go check out the ride, and even … [Read more...]

EVENT: Sat, Sept 19 – Toronto East Bike Festival


This looks like it's gonna be huge!  Go Scarborough! Date: Sept 19, 2015 Time: 10am - 4pm Location: Warden Hilltop Community Centre (map)   Largest Cycling Event Ever In … [Read more...]

OH YEAH! A Commuter Created a Protected Bike Lane with Potted Plants


Great idea!  Where can we do this in Toronto? Jonathan Fertig, a Boston resident and bike commuter, created a functioning protected bike lane one one of the most dangerous stretches of road in the … [Read more...]

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


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


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!


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


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


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


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...]