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OH YEAH!  2016 – A big year for cycling in Toronto

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Jared Kolb, Executive Director of Cycle Toronto, on why 2016 is going to be huge: Some 73 per cent of Torontonians say that the lack of cycling infrastructure keeps them from riding more often. Last … [Read more...]

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OLD MAN YELLS AT CLOUD: He likes big cars and he can not lie

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Lest you think that the Toronto Sun's Mike Strobel is the only old white privileged old guy in the city who hates bikes and gets published in a newspaper in this town... I give you Jim Kenzie - who … [Read more...]

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HELP WANTED: Program Co-ordinator at Charlies Freewheels

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Interesting job posting for a great organization! Job Summary:The Program Coordinator recruits participants for programming, articulates teaching philosophy and approach, creates schedule and … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Give Bloor bike lane a green light

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A Star editorial comes out in favour of the Bloor bike lane pilot project! Even by the standards of Toronto city hall, this has been an exceedingly slow ride. Almost a quarter century after … [Read more...]

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OPINION: Moving forward for bike lanes on Bloor-Danforth

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Check out this Opinion-Editorial by Albert Koehl and Michael Black on Dandyhorse.  Albert Koehl is an environmental lawyer, founder of Bells on Bloor, and Vice Chair of the Annex Residents … [Read more...]

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INFRASTRUCTURE: Bike lane design for Bloor Street unveiled

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More media coverage of the Bloor bike lane pilot.  It'll be interesting to see if the media EVER change how they report things... like "traffic" is always car traffic, not all the people using and … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Pilot project for bike lanes on Bloor Street could open by summer

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Great to see a paper like the Globe spreading the good word on bikelanes on major streets. “It’s a street that’s important for all kinds of users. There’s obviously the Bloor subway line underneath … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Trial begins for man accused of running red light and killing cyclist

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A black BMW blew through a red light at the intersection of Sheppard Ave. W and Kodiak Cres. and slammed into a cyclist using the crosswalk killing him almost instantly, witnesses testified Monday in … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! What the Bloor Street bike lanes might look like

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Before council votes on the project, the public is invited to offer feedback on the placement of the lanes and how traffic and parking lanes will be re-jigged to accommodate the new cycling … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Is the car becoming a ‘weapon of choice’?

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“We really need new laws that protect vulnerable road users,” said Patrick Brown, who has been suing drivers involved in collisions with pedestrians and cyclists for the past 20 years.“My clients are … [Read more...]