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EVENT: Early Bird Registration Now Open for the 2014 Complete Streets Forum!

Early Bird Registration Now Open for the 2014 Complete Streets Forum! The Toronto Centre for Active Transportation (TCAT), a project of Clean Air Partnership, is pleased to announce that … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Jared Kolb – Executive Director of Cycle TO


Jared of Cycle Toronto has done this great video with GreenMajority.ca in which he explains the advantages of bikelanes for Toronto, the culture of cycling in Toronto and the importance of having a … [Read more...]

UPDATE: Bloor Viaduct bikelanes closed (temporary ones coming?)


Last night I posted about an unacceptable situation unfolding on the Bloor Viaduct.  Construction barricades have been set up to perform work on the bridge (nature of the work detailed a bit below), … [Read more...]

UNACCEPTABLE: Bloor Viaduct bikelanes closed (and no temporary ones provided)

Bloor Viaduct Bikelanes Closed

UPDATE: It sounds like temporary bikelanes are coming.  Maybe. Hopefully.   I just rode home over the viaduct and sections of the eastbound bikelane are closed.  Giant jersey concrete … [Read more...]

NEWS: City Staff respond (badly) to protected bikelane concerns


UPDATE: Cycle Toronto likes the below response.  They interpreted it differently than I did, and that's okay.  However, I would like to point out that the very last paragraph of the city's response is … [Read more...]

NEWS: Cycle Toronto’s Ward 15 Group Launches

Great to see another Ward group launching.  Follow Ward 15 on Facebook, or on Twitter at @ward15bikes Our Ward 15 Bikes group is born! Their mission? To improve the streets of the Eglinton Lawrence … [Read more...]

14 Reasons Why Every Bike Lane Needs To Be A Protected Bike Lane


What's a physically protected bike lane?  It's one that trucks and buses and giant SUVs and obnoxious sports cars driven by men with self-image problems can't drive or park in. They look like this, … [Read more...]

HOW TO: How to run a Ward Group – A glimpse at Ward 18


Just a quick shout-out to Ward 18 in the city's west end.  They've released the minutes from their latest meeting and there are some things in there other groups (or wannabe groups) can … [Read more...]

TOURISM: Sightseeing by pedal power: Toronto (doesn’t) tout cycle tourism options

This article is basically an ad for Toronto Bicycle Tours... but more interesting is that it is NOT about Toronto touting cycle tourism options but that we are failing... that cycle tourism is big … [Read more...]

OH YEAH: Why Riding Your Bike Makes You A Better Person

Overall a good read. Too much emphasis on cycling for recreation though. All of these things apply to even cyclists like me who mainly just commute to work and go on an occasional longer ride for the … [Read more...]