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NEWS: Bike Lanes on Bloor Street’s Horizon

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The long-awaited plan for bike lanes on Bloor is slowly pedaling itself into reality. Last night was the first public drop-in event for Bloor Street bike lanes pilot project, where the plans were … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Blocked bike lanes heat up war between Toronto cyclists and drivers

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Behan complimented the city for setting up protected bikes lanes on several downtown streets but said it could do more. "It's great to have them," he said. "I'm very supportive of the city for … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Bike lanes on Bloor no longer just a slogan

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Love them or hate them, bike lanes are coming to Bloor Street West between Shaw Street and Avenue Road. The city of Toronto has given the green light to a one-year pilot project starting in … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Toronto gaining momentum among cycling cities

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Torontonians make 96,000 bike trips a day and the numbers are growing. So is the city’s momentum when it comes to building cycling infrastructure, says the Pembina Institute, a national environmental … [Read more...]

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INFRASTRUCTURE: Toronto to build $20 million bridge at Fort York

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The Fork York Pedestrian Bridge is back, as Build Toronto unveiled a new design for the infrastructure project that Rob Ford notoriously cancelled back in 2011. The new bridge isn't quite as stunning … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! Cactus Club stops valet parking in bike lane after tweets

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Good PR for the Cactus Club.  I now know about it and may visit and give them some business for showing respect for the bikelane. The Cactus Club Cafe opened up on Adelaide Street West in Toronto's … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Cyclists crowd-source close calls on Twitter

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Cyclists are encouraged to share photos and the whereabouts of dangerous areas of the city on Twitter and Instagram using the hashtag #NearDeathTO. Visschedyk wants to identify unsafe locations where … [Read more...]

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NEWS: City begins removing abandoned bikes from Toronto sidewalks

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There are ALWAYS stories of city workers taking away bikes that clearly are not abandoned, so if you regularly park your bike outside on a public ring-and-post, take precautions. If your bike … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Female cyclists have lower hospitalization rates, plus helmets make no difference 

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If you click through to the actual study, you'll read some interesting things that anyone with a brain already knows: ▪ We found that females had lower bicycling hospitalisation rates than males in … [Read more...]

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NEWS: Witnesses sought after cyclist struck in Don Mills

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Toronto police are looking for witnesses after a cyclist was struck in the Don Mills area on Sunday night. The man, believed to be in his 20s, was hit near Don Mills Road and Lawrence Avenue East … [Read more...]

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