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NEWS: Danforth bike lanes gain ground

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Danforth Loves Bikes!  Bikes Love Danforth!  Obviously, making a street safe for all the people who use it means more business for all the stores and restaurants on that street. This is the start … [Read more...]

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INFRASTRUCTURE: Bike lanes on Bloor makes sense for small businesses

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Bike lanes on Bloor have long had the support of groups like the Bloor Annex Business Improvement Area. But some business owners balk out of fear that bike lanes will mean a reduction in lanes for … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! City Council approves extension of Richmond & Adelaide Cycle Tracks to Parliament

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Awesome!  City Council has just approved the extension of the Richmond and Adelaide Cycle Tracks (also known as physically separate bikelanes) all the way over to Parliament. This makes so much … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! It’s time bike lanes were installed everywhere in Toronto

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The Editor of the Star's Automotive Section calls for dedicated, separated bikelanes on almost every road.  A sensible write-up that advocates for Vision Zero (that NO ONE should die on the road) and … [Read more...]

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DO IT: Danforth Loves Bikes Pledge (and Pub Crawl)

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One of Cycle Toronto's current action campaigns is getting businesses and residents of the Danforth to pledge their support of DanforthLovesBikes, to get the city to consider a PILOT of bikelanes on … [Read more...]

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INFRASTRUCTURE: Toronto wants you to plan the future of cycling

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Want a bikelane somewhere?  Let the city know, officially: Via an online survey, people are being invited to identify up to 20 streets – 10 downtown and 10 others anywhere in the city — as cycling … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! The Viaduct bikelanes get MORE green paint!

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Well, I don't know what's going on.  This is a level of paying attention to cycling infrastructure on the Bloor Viaduct that, quite frankly, I thought I'd never see (and it pissed me off, … [Read more...]

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FACEPALM: City closes Hoskin bikelane for PanAm Games

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What's a great idea?  Closing down one of the busiest bikelanes in the city and not providing a detour that's safe for cyclists (and pedestrians) because of the "short distance of the … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! The Bloor Viaduct bikelane gets some green paint

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Check this out.  The most dangerous section of the Bloor Viaduct bikelane has changed, with a bit of green paint. I tweeted out a quick photo (above) of it this morning as I was headed to work, but … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! Flower-filled Planter Boxes on Simcoe’s Separated Cycle Tracks!

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    So wonderful.  Can we get these on all of Toronto's bikelanes please? New planter boxes on Simcoe increase safety for cyclists and beautify the street. Kudos to Transportation … [Read more...]