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OH YEAH: Downtown Vancouver businesses’ attitudes towards bike lanes have changed in the last 5 years

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“We want downtown to be accessible by all modes of transportation and I think if we say, ‘Well, we’re not interested in separated bike lanes because of this and that, we’re going to basically exclude … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH: Prince Edward Viaduct may keep those Jersey Barriers for ALL of Bike Month!

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Big ups to Councillor Paula Fletcher, who has requested that those awesome jersey barriers that have separated the eastbound viaduct bikelanes from car traffic (above) during a period of construction … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Why not make biking on sidewalks legal in the suburbs?

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I tend to agree with the main concept here... that suburban arterials need bike infrastructure badly... but cars go SO fast on those roads, it's impossible to feel safe even in a bikelane that is just … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Richmond and Adelaide cycle tracks to get major extension

Well, BlogTO is all about linkbaity headlines today, I guess.  The BlogTO article (linked below) is headlined "Downtown bike lane network to get major upgrade", which bring up visions of all bikelanes … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Majority of Torontonians want more money spent on separated bike lanes

It's funny that this is showing up a poll done for the Sun, but great news! Almost two-thirds of Toronto residents think the city should invest in bicycle infrastructure downtown, a new poll … [Read more...]

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FACEPALM: City removes a chunk of the Wellesley Cycle Track because people complained

To be frank, this is ridiculous.  Who believes that a WheelTrans bus can't park OVER a curb that rises, at most, 4 inches off the ground? So... is this the start of the dismantling of our brand new … [Read more...]

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INFRASTRUCTURE: Richmond-Adelaide Cycle Tracks may be extended to Parliament Street

Great news... a proposal to extend the Richmond and Adelaide Cycle Tracks east to Parliament. In 2014, the City installed cycle tracks separated bike lanes on Richmond St., Adelaide St. and Simcoe … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Cycle Toronto answers Star readers’ biking questions

Over the past several years, protected bike lanes have taken off across North America. Between 1874 and 2011, 78 of these facilities were built in America. By 2014, there were 191 protected bike lanes … [Read more...]

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TODAY: Toronto Star LiveChat with Cycle Toronto’s Jared Kolb

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Fresh off his ride into Outer Harbour (for a fundraiser, wearing a pink cape, because he's a good sport) last monday, Jared Kolb will be answering questions about Cycle Toronto, Minimum Grid, … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Richmond bike lane dismantled with film office OK

More in the press about this. A block-long section of the separated bike lane between Duncan and John Streets was dismantled Tuesday evening, allowing Bell Media vehicles to park on the north side of … [Read more...]

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