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VIDEO: What’s it like to ride Bloor Street without bike lanes?

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Metro Morning's Matt Galloway decided to document what it was like riding Bloor St. without bikelanes, in advance of the City Council vote about a bike lane pilot: What does it look like to ride a … [Read more...]

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TRUTH: The business of bikes and parking

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Click on through to Spacing to see the full infographic. There has been some debate about whether bike lanes on Bloor would hurt or harm businesses. Spacing is republishing this infographic from our … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Bloor Bike Lanes Pilot Should Be a Council No-Brainer. Here’s Why It’s Not. 

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An excellent piece in Torontoist about why a bike lane pilot designed to collect data about benefits/detriments and overwhelming supported by the community is getting static from politicians: There … [Read more...]

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FACEPALM: Bloor Bike lane pilot a victim of double standard

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What do you do when politicians prevent people from making their city a better, cleaner, and economically attractive place? In Toronto, you can easily shut down an entire (or a part of)  a street … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Drivers support Bloor bike lanes

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Newsflash for politicians that car drivers don't want bike lanes:  THEY DO!  Bike lanes keep cyclists safe, and get bikes into their own lane on the road.  This means bikes aren't in front of cars, … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Toronto’s subway stations to maybe get more bike parking

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Planning for 2018.  In TTC terms, that's light speed, I guess.  I'm incredulous that it's taken the TTC this long to recognize how people get to transit. There’s hope for better bicycle parking … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Is allowing cyclists to ride on sidewalks suitable for Markham?

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Suburban Cycling - unsafe on the roads, illegal on sidewalks.  Local government unwilling to spend money on infrastructure that isn't for cars... Is cycling on sidewalks one of those laws that are … [Read more...]

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LISTEN: Janette Sadik-Khan’s Urban Revolution

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Great audio from this morning's Metro Morning, where Jannette Sadik-Khan stopped by to talk about transforming NYC streets and how Toronto can catch up to the rest of the world.   She also has a new … [Read more...]

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NEWS: More cycling paths, marketplace, on the way for Thorncliffe Park

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A mini-revitalization project is underway that could bring improved cycling paths and a new marketplace to the Thorncliffe Park neighbourhood. Students from University of Toronto’s urban … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH: Building a New York street of mind in Toronto

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Excellent and really simple-to-implement ideas from New York, where streets have been transformed into people-friendlier places in just a few years. Janette Sadik-Khan, the New York transportation … [Read more...]