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INFRASTRUCTURE: Bloor bike lanes delayed, again

Toronto: the City where everything takes forever, after delays and false starts and endless debate. The fault doesn't totally rely on city staff, as they are understaffed (they were even before the … [Read more...]

INFRASTRUCTURE: Toronto does protected bikelanes correctly (for one block)

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If there's one thing that bothers me about the slow installation of "physically separate" protected bikelanes on Sherbourne, Bloor East and Wellesley (soon to come to Richmond and Adelaide and … [Read more...]

Bloor bike lane debate hits the street

Why is this even a "debate"? If some politicians don't grow some backbone and do things that will make this city more livable, traffic will grind to a halt and we'll be the next Detroit. Too many cars … [Read more...]

Bloor Street bike lane study clears Public Works Committee

The city of Toronto's public works committee has approved an environmental assessment to study the feasibility of installing a bike lane along Bloor Street. The study — which if approved would take … [Read more...]

Bloor and Dupont Bikelanes on City Council Agenda

Council voted in July 2011 to halt an environmental assessment that was studying the possible impact of creating lanes on one of the city’s major streets. But city officials have now brought the issue … [Read more...]

Bloor Street bikelane being talked about (again)

Encouraging, but why not the Danforth too? The Danforth is wider than Bloor in most places and easily has room for bike infrastructure, plus bike-friendly councillors in Fletcher, McMahon, Davis and … [Read more...]

On The Blogs: New Sharrows on Bloor Street

New Sharrows on Bloor

From Duncan's City Ride: Construction on Bloor between Avenue Road in the west and Yonge Street in the east is starting to be cleared. Revealed beneath the trucks and equipment are bicycle stencils … [Read more...]

Bike Ride for Bike Lanes on Bloor

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There's a "Bike Lanes on Bloor" ride being planned for this Saturday, Oct. 23 - to bring attention to the cause right before the municipal election on Mon, Oct. 25th. With an election on Monday, … [Read more...]

Bike Racks Coming to Yorkville

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There has been much handwringing in the cycling community about the lack of bikeracks and bikelanes in the "revitalized" Bloor-Yorkville Business Improvement Area. While there are no bikelanes, … [Read more...]

Photos and Review of the New Bloor Viaduct Bikelanes

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I was up early this morning, so went out for a ride to the new re-painted Bloor-Danforth bikelanes to see what they were like (and take photos for you).  They are, on the whole, great!  I say this … [Read more...]

Photos from the Bloor Viaduct Bikelane Improvements

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Michelle St. Amour of the DIY shop BikeSauce has published some photos of the bikelane improvements being striped on the Bloor Viaduct I mentioned yesterday - including wider lanes, a small "buffer" … [Read more...]

UPDATE! Photos and Video from the 2010 Bells on Bloor Ride

Bells on Bloor happened today, with a reported 1500 cyclists taking part. If you missed it (or if you were there and want to see it again), here's a video by mrtini on youtube. Flickr … [Read more...]

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