Learn more about BikingToronto and Singer Kwinter

VISION ZERO: Mayor John Tory responds to criticism by embracing Vision Zero road safety plan

For a guy who doesn't bike often, he sure is backpedaling furiously...  although let's note that he's not offering a date as a goal. Toronto’s new road safety plan has gone from “Zero Vision” … [Read more...]



Check out the Biking Toronto Vision Zero Page:

VISION ZERO: Victim of Toronto’s deadly streets speaks out

If you get hit by a car as a cyclist or as a pedestrian, the phone in your pocket is likely worth more than your life.  That's messed up. “If I never got on my bike again, they would have won,” … [Read more...]



Check out the Biking Toronto Vision Zero Page:

VISION ZERO: Toronto needs to plan around pedestrians, not drivers

It's not about bad drivers.  It's not about bad pedestrians.  It's not about bad cyclists. It's about a badly planned system.  A system that causes death. “The thing that strikes me the most … [Read more...]



Check out the Biking Toronto Vision Zero Page:

VISION ZERO: New York City’s Vision Zero program sets strong example for Toronto

Lessons from NYC, where their comprehensive Vision Zero campaign is seeing big results just a couple of years in... in 2015 New York saw the fewest deaths on their streets since they started keeping … [Read more...]



Check out the Biking Toronto Vision Zero Page:

VISION ZERO: Toronto mayor vows quicker action on road safety after intense criticism

It looks like Mayor Tory and Public Works Chair Jaye Robinson have started to realize you can't promise to end road deaths in Toronto and then only commit to reducing deaths 20% over 10 years. The … [Read more...]



Check out the Biking Toronto Vision Zero Page:

VISION ZERO FAILURE: Toronto says “Let’s Save Lives”, but not too many, because cars are more important, mmmkay?

Today in "politicians failing people spectacularly", the mayor and chair of public works, Jaye Robinson, who *literally* just said “There’s no level of fatalities that are acceptable and my vision is … [Read more...]



Check out the Biking Toronto Vision Zero Page:

VISION ZERO: Why Metro is pushing to fix Toronto’s deadly streets

In advance of an road safety announcement today by Councillor Jaye Robinson, chair of the Public Works Committee, Metro newspaper has started a series of stories about the high death toll of designing … [Read more...]



Check out the Biking Toronto Vision Zero Page:

NEWS: Riskiest spots for pedestrians and cyclists get new rules in road-safety plan

The strategy, in the works for over a year, aims to reduce the number of vulnerable road users killed and hurt on the city’s roads. “I think the stats speak for themselves. We can no longer ignore … [Read more...]



Check out the Biking Toronto Vision Zero Page:

EVENT: Sat, June 18 – Yonge Loves Bike Ride

  Ready to ride Yonge Street without the fear of being hit by a car? Join us on Saturday June 18th at 2:00pm at City Hall as we prepare to ride along Yonge St with the protection of a … [Read more...]

NEWS: 10 Year Cycling Network Plan passes Toronto City Council, with most major streets ignored.

The 10 year cycling network plan passed Council today, unanimously, through a lot of compromise.  While east end councillors, (with the support of Cycle Toronto volunteers, business owners, business … [Read more...]