For the last 3 years, around this time of year, I've offered things like free I Bike T.O. shirts and the chance to win stuff as incentives to join/renew with Cycle Toronto via their "refer-a-rider" … [Read more...]
The Bloor lanes form part of the city's proposed 10-year, $13.5 million cycling plan, which promises to fill critical gaps in the existing bike lane network, expand onto new streets, and renew rundown … [Read more...]
I think this may be Cycle Toronto's first fundraising ride? They literally JUST opened registration for the Cycle Toronto Rides Bloor-Danforth Fundraising Ride.
Go check out the ride, and even … [Read more...]
Great idea! Where can we do this in Toronto?
Jonathan Fertig, a Boston resident and bike commuter, created a functioning protected bike lane one one of the most dangerous stretches of road in the … [Read more...]
As bike lanes get added to streets around the US one common concern keeps arising: how will this affect congestion? Narrowing roadways by including bike lanes seems like it would clearly increase car … [Read more...]
Oh yeah! The links are in the text of this Cycle Toronto post, but there are maps of bikelane-supportive businesses on Bloor and Danforth. Check them out here - Danforth Map and Bloor Map - or … [Read more...]
It's an annual thing... news stories about the "Idaho Stop", which would allow cyclists to legally roll through stop signs, provided they do so safely.
What doesn't get reported every year? That … [Read more...]
Great piece in the Annex Gleaner community newspaper about bikelanes on Bloor.
It is a misconception that all those cars that transit Bloor Street through the Annex are shoppers just looking for a … [Read more...]
Interesting piece (and image, above) from Dandyhorse about what King St would look like (and a bit about how it would benefit business) if it was re-designed to actually move people, and not just be … [Read more...]