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BIKE THEFT: What are the worst streets for locking up your bike in Toronto?

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Interesting piece in the Star today about the streets where your bike is more likely to get stolen.  Biking Toronto is quoted, but it's a really old quote... I gave that quote to the Star years and … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Why the Bloor Bike Lane Pilot makes Bloor safer for everyone

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The proposed plan for Bloor Street includes a design, known as parking protected bike lanes, that would help avoid this scenario. The planned set-up, moving from left to right, is: live traffic … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Bike lanes on Bloor get boost from Toronto councillors, businesses

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Everybody wants bike lanes on Bloor! Brian Burchell, chair of the Bloor Annex BIA, said many businesses are fearful their businesses will suffer but said they along with other partners have … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Bike lanes on Bloor will prove that bike infrastructure works

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Who wants a Bloor bike lane pilot to measure their impact?  Cyclists, pedestrians, residents, businesses, councillors, even Mayor John Tory.   Let's let the data tell us what happens. The pilot … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Cycling trails expected to be top priority in Toronto bid for federal cash

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Cycling and active transportation projects are expected to be among the city's first request for federal infrastructure money. Councillors are planning to ask the federal government for … [Read more...]

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JUST BIKE IT: 5 places to go for a bike ride near Toronto

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BlogTO runs down long-distance rides ... more a list geared towards "training cyclists" rather than the vast majority of Torontonians who just ride to work, play and shop. Toronto is blessed with … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Toronto’s big battle for its curb space

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  "In a bid to kick congestion to the curb, the city is re-examining the curb itself — looking for ways to do everything from creating more off-street parking to adding well-placed taxi … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! 77 per cent of Parkdale shoppers get around by active transportation

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Yet more data about how active transportation is responsible for most business, and business owners don't even know it. “They (businesses) tend to consistently over estimate how many customers … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Bikeshare Toronto is doubling in size!

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Bikeshare Toronto is getting new stations and new bikes, doubling the number of each! Following an extensive tender process the TPA has chosen PBSC Urban Solutions, a world leader in public … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Another abandoned bike blitz on its way for Toronto

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If you lock up your bike for long periods of time, make sure to check it in case it gets "tagged". About a dozen city workers will take to downtown streets in the coming weeks, tagging bicycles that … [Read more...]