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NEWS: Why not make biking on sidewalks legal in the suburbs?

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I tend to agree with the main concept here... that suburban arterials need bike infrastructure badly... but cars go SO fast on those roads, it's impossible to feel safe even in a bikelane that is just … [Read more...]

EVENT: Fri, June19 – Waterfront Toronto launching new Queens Quay section of Martin-Goodman Trail

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Toronto’s revitalized waterfront boulevard is just about ready to be unveiled. And, after three years of construction, road closures and patience, Waterfront Toronto plans to open the new Queens Quay … [Read more...]

FACEPALM: TTC cuts bike rack spaces in half on some buses

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Apparently bicycles are dangerous on the front of TTC buses now.  Drivers can't see over two bikes anymore.  Only 1. It probably would have been a good idea to test out "sightlines" years ago … [Read more...]

NEWS: Toronto councillors pitch idea for cycling detours where bike routes are disrupted

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We posted about this the other day, but publicizing it more can't hurt. The current policy the city follows on road work doesn’t say the city must maintain bike detours and the detours that have been … [Read more...]

OH YEAH! Steamwhistle Brewery deploying bike repair stations across city (and the country)

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Well, I guess I have another great reason to drink lots of Steamwhistle this summer. :) Last week I noticed a facebook photo of what looked like a Steamwhistle bike repair station in front of the … [Read more...]

NEWS: Detours urged for cyclists during construction

Big props to Cressy, Layton and McMahon! A trio of Toronto councillors are calling for the city to ensure cyclists are protected when bike lanes are closed for construction. Councillors Joe … [Read more...]

NEWS: Richmond and Adelaide cycle tracks to get major extension

Well, BlogTO is all about linkbaity headlines today, I guess.  The BlogTO article (linked below) is headlined "Downtown bike lane network to get major upgrade", which bring up visions of all bikelanes … [Read more...]

INFRASTRUCTURE: Mapping out the development of Toronto’s new Cycling Plan

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Cycling staff at the city will be sharing data via maps during May... maps which visualize the data analysis they are using to help develop the next Cycling Network Plan. Really interesting stuff … [Read more...]

NEWS: Majority of Torontonians want more money spent on separated bike lanes

It's funny that this is showing up a poll done for the Sun, but great news! Almost two-thirds of Toronto residents think the city should invest in bicycle infrastructure downtown, a new poll … [Read more...]

INFRASTRUCTURE: Green Line park aims for green light from Toronto

A plan to create a five-kilometre long park running through midtown Toronto is gathering steam. Park People, a local nonprofit group, has launched a campaign to build political momentum and get … [Read more...]

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