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INFRASTRUCTURE: New signal activating dots at Shaw & Harbord

On twitter, the City has announced that there are new signal activating dots installed northbound at Shaw & Harbord.  This is great, but do these actually work for anyone? Whenever I find signal dots in the city, they never seem to do anything. via Twitter / TO_Cycling: New signal activating dots ….


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NEWS: Let Public Works know you support Harbord and Richmond/Adelaide bikelanes

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Via CycleToronto: You can send your emails to pwic@toronto.ca and mention the item number in the subject line of your email. Richmond/Adelaide has gotten a lot of notice but so far very few people have sent in their wishes for an improved Harbord. We don’t know how much resistance there will be about taking away […]


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INFRASTRUCTURE: Big (Bad?) Changes to Harbord/Hoskin Bikelane Plans

It looks like city staff are changing their recommendations for separated bikelanes on Harbord and Hoskins due to the previous (bi-directional) design posing “unacceptable delays to all road users” – which sounds like code for “drivers whined about it and they’re more important than everyone else” which is a typical Toronto response. I personally don’t […]


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EVENT REMINDER: Sept. 21 – Bagels for Bike Lanes at the Harbord Bakery

Date: Sat. Sept. 21 Time: 11 am Where: Harbord Bakery, 115 Harbord St. Harbord Bakery makes some outstanding baked goods. But theyve stood in the way of bike lanes on Harbord for a decade. We want to show them that cyclists are an important part of their customer base and encourage them to support separated bike lanes on Harbord. […]


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EVENT: Sept. 21 – Bagels for Bike Lanes at the Harbord Bakery

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I love this.  A fantastic pro-bike and pro-business event at an anti-bikelane business. Date: Sat. Sept. 21 Time: 11 am Where: Harbord Bakery, 115 Harbord St. Harbord Bakery makes some outstanding baked goods. But theyve stood in the way of bike lanes on Harbord for a decade. We want to show them that cyclists are […]


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Does Harbord Need a Bi-Directional Separated Bikelane?

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Harbord St. might be getting a shake-up as the city drafts plans for a bi-directional cycling track, coming in 2014. At a consultation at Kensington Gardens last week, planners heard out opinionated cyclists and unveiled plans to construct a route leading around the Queens Park Circle and continuing west to Ossington. Some expressed concerns over whether or not […]


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