I'm in Ottawa for a few days for a conference and have started making small video postcards of the bike infrastructure I'm seeing. Here's the first one from the Mackenzie King Bridge over the Rideau … [Read more...]
To give credit where it’s due, when it comes to bicycle infrastructure, the City of Montréal has consistently remained 30 years ahead of the curve. While the rest of North America was busy wasting its … [Read more...]
Nothing unusual in Montreal to see hipsters, couriers and two-wheeled commuters of all ages sharing the roads. Here, they laugh dismissively when Toronto Mayor Rob Ford’s pro-car administration comes … [Read more...]
Why don't more cities escape the curse of bus-bike leapfrogging by putting bike lanes between transit platforms and sidewalks?
Though "floating bus stops" and similar designs are being used in many … [Read more...]
When there are big changes, not everybody always wins. New York City's bike sharing program has been a success by many standards. Over 105,000 people have signed up for the annual membership ($95), or … [Read more...]
France has started a six-month experiment with paying people to cycle to work, joining other European governments in trying to boost bicycle use to boost people's health, reduce air pollution and cut … [Read more...]
The data has been trickling in for years in Powerpoint slides and stray tweets: on one street after another, even in the bike-skeptical United States, adding a physical barrier between bikes and cars … [Read more...]
Come on Toronto! We can't let Kitchener beat us, can we? We only have one of these, courtesy of the fine folks at Steamwhistle.
Kitchener cyclists in need of an emergency tune-up can get one at … [Read more...]
Mile by mile this spring, America's protected bike lanes are advancing into a new and interesting type of neighborhood: the one right in the middle.
Even as protected lane designs have gained … [Read more...]
Many of us would be thrilled if our neighborhood had the off-road, protected, two-way bicycle path in David Hembrow's picture above. But the path as a whole is now sub-standard in the Netherlands and … [Read more...]
Alec Baldwin was arrested in New York earlier today, reportedly after the NYPD stopped him for biking the wrong way on the street. CBS New York reports Baldwin became belligerent as police tried to … [Read more...]
Ace Hotel in Shoreditch, London and Portland, OR offer bike amenities with Hufnagel Cycle and tokyobike bicycles. Read More: Bikes Welcome at Ace Hotel
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