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The News Cycle for Monday, May 7, 2012

Jarvis safer since bike lanes, report shows

Cycle Toronto says city data shows Jarvis safer for everyone with a bike lane [OpenFile] While the Toronto Cyclist's Union Cycle Toronto's effort to force the city to conduct a time-consuming … [Read more...]

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Music Video of the Ride for Jarvis!

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During the Jarvis Ride last night, I found a little raised platform near the Tim Hortons at Jarvis and Carlton, and filmed the ride going by. It took a full 7 minutes for the ride to completely … [Read more...]

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Re-Cap and Photos from the “Ride for Jarvis”

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The Ride for Jarvis happened last night, and thankfully had a good turnout.  I've seen estimates of between 900 -1200 cyclists. Here are some photos and a few words about the event: People … [Read more...]

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“Ride for Jarvis” goes Tonight

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The Toronto Cyclists Union is organizing a "Ride for Jarvis" tonight and plans to have hundreds of cyclists riding on Jarvis Street to show/protest/unify against City Hall decisions that are removing … [Read more...]

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The Future of the Jarvis Bikelanes

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The future of the Jarvis bikelanes is being decided today (or maybe tomorrow) by City Council. If you can't make it to City Hall in person today (or tomorrow),  you can watch the activities of … [Read more...]

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The Jarvis Bikelane is Doomed, and here’s why.

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I didn't like writing the title of this post, but the following HAS to be said. We're in danger of losing the 1-year-old Jarvis bikelanes as the Ford Mayoralty has shown that they believe (and … [Read more...]

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How to Save the Jarvis Bikelanes

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If you haven't heard already, on Thursday the Public Works and Infrastructure Committee at City Hall voted to take out the Jarvis Bikelanes that were installed about a year ago. This is not the … [Read more...]

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Jarvis Bikelanes have only produced “slight” delays on car traffic

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A report released last night (and reported on by the Star) has shown what every cyclist in the city was saying last year... that adding the much-needed bikelanes on Jarvis Street would not … [Read more...]

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Rocco Rossi Flip-Flops on Bikelanes

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Perhaps he has actually started to notice how many voters ride bikes in Toronto, but Rocco Rossi, desperate to get some attention to somehow get past Joe Pantalone and Sarah Thomson in the mayoral … [Read more...]

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Bikes in the News – August 18, 2010

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It’s been a while since our last News Links post, so here are some news clippings we’ve collected over the last few weeks: Rob Ford Truck Touting "Respect For Taxpayers" Ironically Parks … [Read more...]