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NEWS: Airport says $2,500 bike should never have landed in trash

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Airport officials have admitted that maintenance crews should never have dumped a $2,500 cargo bike parked at Pearson in the garbage last month. The bike was returned to its relieved and grateful … [Read more...]

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PHOTO OF THE DAY: System is running normally

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Today in Toronto, while it was pouring rain, biking was again the better way. Source: Full TTC subway outage causes commuter chaos … [Read more...]

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REMINDER: Bells on Danforth rides on Saturday!

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  A pedal-powered parade to celebrate cycling! Bells on Danforth returns for our fourth annual family-friendly ride across the Danforth. This year the ride reverses direction, starting at the … [Read more...]

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INFRASTRUCTURE: Toronto Bike Share won’t expand in time for Pan Am Games

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Well, this is unfortunate.  It's good to see what else is in this article though... updates from Bixi-like systems around North America.  Good to see in the "mainstream media". Pan Am plans … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! Bells on Danforth AND #DanforthLovesBikes !!

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A new Cycle Toronto Action Alert dropped today. Join us for Bells on Danforth: A pedal-powered parade to celebrate cycling! Bells on Danforth returns for the fourth annual family-friendly ride … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! Ontario approves tougher distracted driving penalties

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The Making Ontario's Roads Safer Act will: Increase fines for distracted driving from the current range of $60 to $500 to a range of $300 to $1,000, assign three demerit points upon … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Cyclist, 75, dies in hospital after being hit by vehicle in Rosedale

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A local architect has died of his injuries in hospital after he was struck by a vehicle while cycling in Rosedale last month. The man – identified by police Tuesday as 75-year-old Roger du Toit – … [Read more...]

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INFRASTRUCTURE: Checking in on the Missing Annex Bike Lanes

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Want bikelanes on Bloor?  Sign the "Bloor Loves Bike" Pledge! After years of public meetings, council discussions, and community outreach, the Annex might finally be getting bike lanes, if another … [Read more...]

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EVENT: Tues, June 2 – Fort York Pedestrian and Cycle Bridge Public Meeting

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You’re invited to the Second Community Information Meeting to Preview the design concepts for the Fort York Pedestrian and Cycle Bridge. Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015 Informal Open House - 6:00pm to … [Read more...]

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BRAIN INJURY AWARENESS MONTH: A Sad Day for Ontario

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Note: Singer Kwinter will be contributing a few posts to BikingToronto in June in honour of Brain Injury Awareness Month. The release of the 2015 Ontario Budget by the Liberals seeks a dramatic … [Read more...]