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OH YEAH! City Council approves extension of Richmond & Adelaide Cycle Tracks to Parliament

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Awesome!  City Council has just approved the extension of the Richmond and Adelaide Cycle Tracks (also known as physically separate bikelanes) all the way over to Parliament. This makes so much … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Toronto councillor pushes stiffer penalties for hitting, injuring cyclists

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A Toronto city councillor wants the province to get tough with drivers who injure and kill vulnerable road users. Mary-Margaret McMahon, who was hit by a vehicle while cycling in July 2014, has … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! Bike Share Toronto to double with $4.9 million from Metrolinx 

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Oh yeah!  Big plans for Bikeshare Toronto expansion! Metrolinx is doubling the size of the city’s bike sharing system with $4.9 million aimed primarily at making more bikes available at transit … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Chris Harper, cyclist killed in Milton, focus of crowdfunding campaign

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After a popular teacher and father of five was killed while cycling this weekend, an online campaign has sprung up to help his family. Oakville's Chris Harper, a 50-year-old married father of two … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Too many cyclists being hit by doors

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Doorings are a common occurrence on Toronto’s streets, and the results can be fatal. In 2008, a driver doored a 57-year-old man, throwing the cyclist into oncoming traffic, where he was struck by … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! It’s time bike lanes were installed everywhere in Toronto

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The Editor of the Star's Automotive Section calls for dedicated, separated bikelanes on almost every road.  A sensible write-up that advocates for Vision Zero (that NO ONE should die on the road) and … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Province of Ontario announces $10 million in #CycleON funding

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The Province of Ontario will commit $10 million as a part of a 20-year #cycleON strategy to promote cycling as a viable form of transportation and to help improve safety for cyclists of all ages. This … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Hit and run kills cyclist in Milton

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A cyclist is dead after a hit and run on Tremaine Road in Milton. Halton Regional Police say they were called to the scene shortly after 9 p.m. The victim had no vital signs and was pronounced dead … [Read more...]

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VISION ZERO: A Road Safety Plan for Toronto

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Go read this right now at Dandyhorse.  Any politician who votes against Vision Zero is effectively voting FOR people dying on the streets.  Your kids, your friends, and you. Is Vision Zero, the … [Read more...]

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INFRASTRUCTURE: Toronto wants you to plan the future of cycling

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Want a bikelane somewhere?  Let the city know, officially: Via an online survey, people are being invited to identify up to 20 streets – 10 downtown and 10 others anywhere in the city — as cycling … [Read more...]