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NEWS: Mayor Tory open to using tech to catch cars, taxis parked in bike lanes

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The countless frustrated social media posts about private cars, taxis, and delivery trucks blocking Toronto bike lanes might finally be getting real action. After a weekend that saw cabbies … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! Five lessons Toronto could learn from New York’s transportation shift

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It’s often called the biggest transformation in how New Yorkers move in a half-century. From 2007 to 2013, under mayor Michael Bloomberg, transportation commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan oversaw the … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Toronto ponders taking photos, then ticketing cars blocking bike lanes

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City of Toronto bylaw officers could be given the green light by this spring to ticket vehicles illegally parked in bike lanes by snapping a photo. If the change is implemented, staff would be able … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Bike Lanes on Bloor Street’s Horizon

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The long-awaited plan for bike lanes on Bloor is slowly pedaling itself into reality. Last night was the first public drop-in event for Bloor Street bike lanes pilot project, where the plans were … [Read more...]

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INFRASTRUCTURE: Winter Mobility Beyond Snow Tires

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Sidewalks are only one piece of the puzzle to reduce car dependency and encourage yearlong active transportation. In 2014, the city introduced a desired pavement condition for bike lanes and in 2015 … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Blocked bike lanes heat up war between Toronto cyclists and drivers

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Behan complimented the city for setting up protected bikes lanes on several downtown streets but said it could do more. "It's great to have them," he said. "I'm very supportive of the city for … [Read more...]

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Vision Zero: Could we end deaths on the street?

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It can happen in an instant — a moment of distraction, a surge of speed — and a life is lost and others are affected forever. Thirty-four people have been killed in traffic collisions in the … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Bike lanes on Bloor no longer just a slogan

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Love them or hate them, bike lanes are coming to Bloor Street West between Shaw Street and Avenue Road. The city of Toronto has given the green light to a one-year pilot project starting in … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Toronto gaining momentum among cycling cities

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Torontonians make 96,000 bike trips a day and the numbers are growing. So is the city’s momentum when it comes to building cycling infrastructure, says the Pembina Institute, a national environmental … [Read more...]

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INFRASTRUCTURE: Toronto to build $20 million bridge at Fort York

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The Fork York Pedestrian Bridge is back, as Build Toronto unveiled a new design for the infrastructure project that Rob Ford notoriously cancelled back in 2011. The new bridge isn't quite as stunning … [Read more...]

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