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Jarvis bike lane latest in City Hall’s symbolic struggles


Down at City Hall, they chase gravy trains and fight a war on (or for) the car—and show respect for certain areas of the city by promising their residents underground transit. At some point, it seems … [Read more...]

The News Cycle: Coroner’s Report / Bike Helmet Edition

The News Cycle: Coroner’s Report / Bike Helmet Edition

A couple weeks ago, the Chief Coroner released a report titled "Cycling Death Review: A Review of All Accidental Cycling Deaths in Ontario from January 1st, 2006 to December 31st, 2010" and made … [Read more...]

The News Cycle for Thursday, May 17, 2012

June is Bike Month across Canada

 Website rates Canadian cities on bike-ability [CBC News] Researchers at UBC and Simon Fraser University have come up with a way to rate how good major Canadian cities are for … [Read more...]

The News Cycle for Thursday, Dec. 1, 2011

Law Abiding Cyclist

From tragedy to disgust: Video of dead cyclist stolen [The Star] Earlier this month, bicyclist Jenna Morrison was struck and killed by a truck while turning right from Sterling Rd. to Dundas St. W. … [Read more...]

The News Cycle for Sunday, Nov. 13, 2011


The Fixer: Cycling campaign appeals to drivers’ better instincts [The Star] Request to drivers: Please be more accepting of cyclists and consider them fellow travellers, instead of … [Read more...]

One Step Closer to Separated Bikelanes on Adelaide and Richmond Streets

Richmond in 2012

Back in June, Rob Ford presented his BikePlan, which essentially was just a re-hashing of some earlier concepts by other politicians and I think, originally, by Dave Meslin, including most … [Read more...]

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

Jarvis Bikelane

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...]

How to Save the Jarvis Bikelanes

Jarvis Bikelanes

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...]

Despite Campaign, Fort York Bridge proclaimed Dead


The Fort York Pedestrian and Cyclist Bridge is, for all intents and purposes, dead. Some background, in case you haven't been following along: You may remember our post from a couple weeks ago … [Read more...]

Two Things you can do to Support the Fort York Bridge


This information is from Save the Fort York Bridge , who is publicizing the following to help drum up support for overturning the decision to scrap the beautiful pedestrian and cyclist bridge planned … [Read more...]

Join the Email Campaign to save the Fort York Bridge


You may remember our post from a couple weeks ago when the Public Works Committee decided that a beautiful pedestrian and cyclist bridge that would link historic Fort York (and waterfront … [Read more...]

How to Save the Cycling Committee

Full House at April 21, 2011 Executive Committee, photo by Yvonne Bambrick

This is a guest post by Anthony Humphreys, a father of two daughters who lives in South Etobicoke and is a Toronto cycling advocate. Anthony attended the City of Toronto Executive Committee meeting … [Read more...]