The headline for this Toronto Star article is about opposition to road tolls to pay for Mayor Ford's enormous (and unfunded) subway plans, but if you read past the first few paragraphs, you'll see … [Read more...]
The Fort York Pedestrian and Cyclist Bridge is, for all intents and purposes, dead.
Some background, in case you haven't been following along:
You may remember our post from a couple weeks ago … [Read more...]
This information is from Save the Fort York Bridge , who is publicizing the following to help drum up support for overturning the decision to scrap the beautiful pedestrian and cyclist bridge planned … [Read more...]
You may remember our post from a couple weeks ago when the Public Works Committee decided that a beautiful pedestrian and cyclist bridge that would link historic Fort York (and waterfront … [Read more...]
The National Post has an interesting article about Seinfeld-esque Bizarro World that is forming around the issue of separated bikelanes in Toronto.
Denzil Minnan-Wong, head of the Public Works and … [Read more...]
The dismantling of Toronto continues, sadly, with the Public Works Committee nixing plans for a beautiful cyclist and pedestrian bridge (above) meant to link Fort York to neighbourhoods and parks … [Read more...]
This is a guest post by Anthony Humphreys, a father of two daughters who lives in South Etobicoke and is a Toronto cycling advocate. Anthony attended the City of Toronto Executive Committee meeting … [Read more...]
On Thursday, we told you that Rob Ford's City Hall wants to shut down 21 advisory committees (committees that cost virtually no money and take advantage of volunteer work by passionate citizens in … [Read more...]
It was rumoured to be happening, but now it's official... the Rob Ford Regime wants to shut down the Cycling Advisory Committee . The Cycling Committee is not the only one facing the axe... it is one … [Read more...]
From CBC News:
A Toronto city councillor wants the city to enforce a bylaw barring bicycles from the sidewalks.
Coun. Karen Stintz says there's already a bylaw on the books, but it's never … [Read more...]
Heard about Don Cherry's rant against Pinkos the other day? Want to see if in full pink0-suit colour?
I'm wondering if he thinks that all Pinkos ride bicycles, or that anyone who rides a … [Read more...]
Today marks the end of Rob Ford's first week in office (only 3 years, 51 weeks to go) and it was a doozy.
For some reason, Ford had Don Cherry of Hockey Night in Canada put the Chain of Office … [Read more...]