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GETTING LEGAL: Ontario Cyclists Affected by Changes to the Highway Traffic Act

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Note: Singer Kwinter will be contributing a few posts to BikingToronto in June in honour of Brain Injury Awareness Month.   Ontario recently passed a number of changes to the Highway … [Read more...]

NEWS: New Adelaide & Richmond bike lanes are speeding up travel times for cars (and bike traffic is skyrocketing)!

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It's not really emphasized in the city reports, but not only are the new separated bikelanes on Adelaide, Richmond and Simcoe not "impeding" car traffic, it's actually making it faster. Someone … [Read more...]

NEWS: Cyclists navigate a rough road in Queens Quay revamp

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For a few seasons, eons in cyclist years, one crosstown Toronto bike route went from best to worst. Underutilized and outdated, kind of blah – that may have been the consensus among planners about … [Read more...]

NEWS: Richmond, Adelaide bike lanes see tripling of cyclist traffic

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The overall cycling volume on Richmond, Adelaide and Simcoe Streets has tripled since bike lanes were installed last year, while vehicle traffic appears to be moving at the same speed, city statistics … [Read more...]

OH YEAH! Bike Traffic TRIPLES on Richmond and Adelaide

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Great (and unsurprising) news:  cycling traffic has tripled on Richmond and Adelaide during the cycle track pilot.  Car traffic has barely been affected, and a majority of road users love the cycle … [Read more...]

NEWS: Airport says $2,500 bike should never have landed in trash

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Airport officials have admitted that maintenance crews should never have dumped a $2,500 cargo bike parked at Pearson in the garbage last month. The bike was returned to its relieved and grateful … [Read more...]

REMINDER: Bells on Danforth rides on Saturday!

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  A pedal-powered parade to celebrate cycling! Bells on Danforth returns for our fourth annual family-friendly ride across the Danforth. This year the ride reverses direction, starting at the … [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...]

OH YEAH! Bells on Danforth AND #DanforthLovesBikes !!

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A new Cycle Toronto Action Alert dropped today. Join us for Bells on Danforth: A pedal-powered parade to celebrate cycling! Bells on Danforth returns for the fourth annual family-friendly ride … [Read more...]

INFRASTRUCTURE: Checking in on the Missing Annex Bike Lanes

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Want bikelanes on Bloor?  Sign the "Bloor Loves Bike" Pledge! After years of public meetings, council discussions, and community outreach, the Annex might finally be getting bike lanes, if another … [Read more...]

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