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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...]

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NEWS: Making biking in Scarborough more appealing

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Scarborough Cycles! Wonderful initiative.  The city making some streets in Scarborough safe for cycling would go a long way in encouraging people to bike: The Toronto Centre for Active … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Expansion of Waterfront Trail to be announced

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Officials with Waterfront Toronto say they will use the occasion of former City of Toronto mayor David Crombie’s 80th birthday on Tuesday to announce an expansion of the Waterfront Trail. The … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Bloor bike lanes pilot heads to Toronto city council 

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The Public Works Committee was split on whether to approve a pilot of a bike lane on Bloor for the purposes of collecting data about how it benefits the neighbourhood and business, so now it goes to … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Why the Bloor Bike Lane Pilot makes Bloor safer for everyone

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The proposed plan for Bloor Street includes a design, known as parking protected bike lanes, that would help avoid this scenario. The planned set-up, moving from left to right, is: live traffic … [Read more...]

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DO IT: Write Public Works today to support the Bloor bike lane pilot!

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The deadline to write in to PWIC to support the Bloor bike lane pilot is today, Friday April 22 at 4:30 pm. The Bloor bike lane pilot is up for discussion next week at the Public Works and … [Read more...]

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ACTION ALERT: Write Public Works now to support the Bloor bike lane pilot!

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  The Bloor bike lane pilot is up for discussion next week at the Public Works and Infrastructure Committee (PWIC).  It's time for every Torontonian who cares about safer streets to let … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Bike lanes on Bloor get boost from Toronto councillors, businesses

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Everybody wants bike lanes on Bloor! Brian Burchell, chair of the Bloor Annex BIA, said many businesses are fearful their businesses will suffer but said they along with other partners have … [Read more...]