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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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

BIKE THEFT: What are the worst streets for locking up your bike in Toronto?

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Interesting piece in the Star today about the streets where your bike is more likely to get stolen.  Biking Toronto is quoted, but it's a really old quote... I gave that quote to the Star years and … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]

NEWS: Bike lanes on Bloor will prove that bike infrastructure works

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Who wants a Bloor bike lane pilot to measure their impact?  Cyclists, pedestrians, residents, businesses, councillors, even Mayor John Tory.   Let's let the data tell us what happens. The pilot … [Read more...]

NEWS: Cycling trails expected to be top priority in Toronto bid for federal cash

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Cycling and active transportation projects are expected to be among the city's first request for federal infrastructure money. Councillors are planning to ask the federal government for … [Read more...]

NEWS: Toronto’s big battle for its curb space

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  "In a bid to kick congestion to the curb, the city is re-examining the curb itself — looking for ways to do everything from creating more off-street parking to adding well-placed taxi … [Read more...]