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INFRASTRUCTURE: Bike lanes on Bloor for 2016

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    A short article summarizing the past and challenges for getting the 20-40 km of new bikelanes planned for 2016 actually installed. City Hall in Toronto can be criticized for … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH!  Extended Richmond St. cycle track opens

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Be sure and check out the animation (scroll down a bit in link) that shows that car travel times have not only not been affected, but that cars are moving faster on Richmond and Adelaide.  Bikes have … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH!  Richmond protected bikelane extension is in!

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Posts installed along the new Richmond bike lanes near Parliament. #bikeTO - @chriskayTO on twitter … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH!  Toronto’s new bikelanes, mapped!

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Excellent piece in Torontoist that maps out (and summarizes) all the new bikelanes schedule for installation in 2016.  Note:  these still have to be approved, but this is what city staff are … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! Bloor Street closer than ever to getting bike lanes

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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...]

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OH YEAH: Richmond and Adelaide Cycle Track extensions are going in!

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Work is progressing on extending the Richmond and Adelaide Cycle Tracks east to Parliament!  Wonderful pics from the City of Toronto Cycling Facebook Group. Buffer markings for the Richmond Cycle … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! A Commuter Created a Protected Bike Lane with Potted Plants

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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...]

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OH YEAH! Pop-up bike lane on Bloor St to be unveiled at Open Streets TO

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This Sunday!!! Event Date:  Sunday, September 6, 2015 - 09:00 to 13:00 Event Location:  Open Street TO Markham & Bloor See map: Google Maps We're unveilling a pop-up bike lane on Bloor … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! Cycle tracks to be extended along Richmond-Adelaide corridor

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Well, this is light speed for Toronto.  After deciding in early July to extend the pilot Cycle Tracks on Richmond and Adelaide over to Parliament St, work is ready to start on actually doing it! If … [Read more...]

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INFRASTRUCTURE: Toronto too slow to replace cycle track bollards

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It’s not easy being a bollard.Whether they’re being run over by garbage trucks, removed due to construction or struck by motorists, the flexible posts that separate Toronto’s cycle tracks from the … [Read more...]

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