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NEWS: The Mayor wants to scale back the Bike Plan

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In today's news - base the idea of a network of bikelanes that actually goes the city on a *2 km pilot* on Bloor Street.  If the pilot goes badly, then we'll hear "see? bikelanes aren't worth it!", … [Read more...]

MAKE BELIEVE: Three Myths Used to Argue Against Toronto Bike Lanes 

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Excellent piece in Torontoist about the misguided views that suburban councillors (or suburbia in general) have about bike lanes: In light of upcoming cycling matters—namely, a 10-year plan aimed at … [Read more...]

OH YEAH!  On College Street, bikes account for 46% of all rush hour traffic!

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Anyone who has biked College St at rush hour knows it's packed with bikes... but last fall Cycle Toronto went out and counted bikes AND cars, and found that bikes make up 46% of westbound vehicle … [Read more...]

NEWS: City committee backs off on bike-lane studies

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It's not much of a cycling network if you don't put safe infrastructure on streets that actually go somewhere... The public works and infrastructure committee gave the green light to a 10-year … [Read more...]

NEWS: Poll shows Torontonians want more bike lanes and they want them now

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A new poll shows Torontonians want to put their money where their bicycles are. The poll, conducted by Angus Reid and commissioned by Evergreen, shows a majority of residents want the city to … [Read more...]

NEWS: Toronto Star editorial argues for fast implementation of new bike plan

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Canada’s largest city is considering a 10-year plan to create 525 kilometres of new bike routes – roughly doubling what’s available now. That prospect is, indeed, worth cheering. The plan, which is … [Read more...]

BIKE PLAN! New Toronto plan would add 525 km of bike routes to create a true network

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What are city staff proposing for the next 10 years of new/improved bike infrastructure? Bike lanes could be coming to eight of Toronto’s busiest streets if the city’s new 10-year cycling plan pans … [Read more...]

DATA: Every Study Ever Conducted on the Economic Impact Converting Street Parking Into Bike Lanes

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Again and again and again, real live data shows that bikes, bike lanes, and bike parking is WAY better for business than cars, car lanes and car parking: Replacing on-street parking with a bike lane … [Read more...]

NEWS: A Complete List of Bloor Bike Lane Articles

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After 4 decades (!) of Toronto considering the possibility of bike lanes on Bloor, Toronto City Council overwhelmingly voted (38-3) in favour of a 1 year pilot to collect data and evaluate a 2 km … [Read more...]

OH YEAH! Bloor bike lanes finally get the go ahead in Toronto

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With a vote of 38-3 (!!!), City Council has approved a 1-year pilot of bike lanes on Bloor St! Bike Lanes are finally a reality on Bloor St. After years of campaigns and debate, city council voted … [Read more...]