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INFRASTRUCTURE: Huge Bike Share Toronto expansion coming

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Not sure why Dandyhorse is posting about this now since the news came out in early July, but no matter - it's good to remember that Bikeshare Toronto is getting a huge expansion! Metrolinx and the … [Read more...]

OH YEAH: Meet the guy who shuttles Bike Share bicycles back and forth across Toronto

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As Eric Gallo-Miscevich cycles down the Martin Goodman Trail on Queens Quay, it takes a moment for onlookers to understand what they’re seeing. At first glance it looks like the 19-year-old is riding … [Read more...]

OH YEAH! Bike Share Toronto’s new cargo bike that carries bikes!

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This looks really cool.  Good job Bikeshare Toronto! I ran into this delightful student, Eric, who works for Bike Share as he was picking up these two Bike Share bikes in need of repair. He said it … [Read more...]

OH YEAH! Toronto Bike Share system is expanding, with help from a cycling CEO

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Biking Toronto hightlighted this Dandyhorse story last week, but it's good to see TreeHugger picking up on it. Five years ago, when Toronto got its new bike share system, I thought it would be … [Read more...]

NEWS: Why is Hamilton’s bike sharing scheme more popular than Toronto’s?

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Honestly, I think the main factor is that downtown Toronto is walkable AND everywhere downtown is close to the subway.    There are options beside biking.   Aside from a few bus routes through … [Read more...]

INFRASTRUCTURE: Bike Share Toronto and downtown subway relief

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Totally agree. Having Bikeshare docks at EVERY subway station should be the default.  Not only does it give people an option to start and end their commutes, but it would be so useful during the daily … [Read more...]

OH YEAH! Banking on Bike Share: TD CEO on why bikes are good for business

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From the 16th floor of the Toronto- Dominion Centre’s southernmost tower, Tim Hockey, president and CEO of TD Canada Trust, looks out over a changing city. There’s a black treadmill by his office … [Read more...]

OH YEAH! Bike Share Toronto to double with $4.9 million from Metrolinx 

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Oh yeah!  Big plans for Bikeshare Toronto expansion! Metrolinx is doubling the size of the city’s bike sharing system with $4.9 million aimed primarily at making more bikes available at transit … [Read more...]

NEWS: Nearby bikeshare station may raise your home’s value

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Having a bike share station outside your front door might do more than give you a convenient way to ride to work — it might also boost the value of your home. According to a new study from McGill … [Read more...]

INFRASTRUCTURE: Toronto Bike Share won’t expand in time for Pan Am Games

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Well, this is unfortunate.  It's good to see what else is in this article though... updates from Bixi-like systems around North America.  Good to see in the "mainstream media". Pan Am plans … [Read more...]