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ELSEWHERE: Kitchener installs 3 new bicycle repair stations

Come on Toronto!  We can't let Kitchener beat us, can we?  We only have one of these, courtesy of the fine folks at Steamwhistle. Kitchener cyclists in need of an emergency tune-up can get one at … [Read more...]

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NEWS: It’s time for Toronto’s second-class cyclists to take over our streets

You GO Christopher Hume!  The revolution will be bicyclized! haha. Seriously though... his point is a valid one... with more infrastructure, the number of cyclists in this city will explode … [Read more...]

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INFRASTRUCTURE: Don Valley “art fence” to increase access to trails

A new fence has been commissioned to go between the Don Valley Trail and the railway tracks in the lower Don Valley.  At the bottom of this post is a photo of Raff's mirror artwork underneath the … [Read more...]

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EVENT: Mon, June 23 – West Toronto Railpath Extension Public Meeting

The second of two public events for this study will take place on: Date: Monday, June 23, 2014 Time: 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. with a presentation at 6:30 p.m. Location: Parkdale Community … [Read more...]

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NEWS: 4 of 5 major mayoral candidates say more bike lanes in the downtown core.

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What if we had more separated bike lanes in the downtown core? Toronto council’s public works and infrastructure committee recently approved a pilot project for separated bicycle lanes on sections … [Read more...]

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INFRASTRUCTURE: Bloor East – Worst Separated Bike Lane Ever.

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Generally, I keep Biking Toronto very positive and upbeat, but sometimes, some shaming needs to be done.   If you are not sure what the above is, it's the eastbound Bloor East Separated … [Read more...]

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INFRASTRUCTURE: The top 10 bike rental options in Toronto

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The top bike rental options in Toronto make it easy to explore the city by bike. The verdant trails of the Don Valley, the extensive ravine system, endless waterfront, and Toronto's downtown are all … [Read more...]

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INFRASTRUCTURE: Toronto needs a Minimum Grid of Bikelanes

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Have you seen Cycle Toronto's new campaign to get politicians to commit to a Minimum Grid of bikelanes across the city?  It's a good one.  Every Torontonian deserves access to safe and efficient … [Read more...]

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INFRASTRUCTURE: Steer clear of the bike lane, it’s an endless cycle of frustration

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The first tip off is the name: “bike lane.” It’s not a “car lane” or a “truck lane” or a “stroller lane” or a “jogging lane.” It’s not a “Purolator lane” or a “trucker-needs a-coffee-lane.” It’s not a … [Read more...]

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INFRASTRUCTURE: New video shows the sad state of bike lanes in Toronto

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GREAT video.  If cars and trucks can easily park in a bikelane, it's not a good bikelane.  Throwing down paint doesn't make cyclists safer. Toronto is about to install a series of downtown bike lanes … [Read more...]