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OH YEAH! It’s time bike lanes were installed everywhere in Toronto

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The Editor of the Star's Automotive Section calls for dedicated, separated bikelanes on almost every road.  A sensible write-up that advocates for Vision Zero (that NO ONE should die on the road) and … [Read more...]

INFRASTRUCTURE: Toronto wants you to plan the future of cycling

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Want a bikelane somewhere?  Let the city know, officially: Via an online survey, people are being invited to identify up to 20 streets – 10 downtown and 10 others anywhere in the city — as cycling … [Read more...]

OH YEAH! Flower-filled Planter Boxes on Simcoe’s Separated Cycle Tracks!

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    So wonderful.  Can we get these on all of Toronto's bikelanes please? New planter boxes on Simcoe increase safety for cyclists and beautify the street. Kudos to Transportation … [Read more...]

NEWS: New Adelaide & Richmond bike lanes are speeding up travel times for cars (and bike traffic is skyrocketing)!

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It's not really emphasized in the city reports, but not only are the new separated bikelanes on Adelaide, Richmond and Simcoe not "impeding" car traffic, it's actually making it faster. Someone … [Read more...]

NEWS: Richmond, Adelaide bike lanes see tripling of cyclist traffic

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The overall cycling volume on Richmond, Adelaide and Simcoe Streets has tripled since bike lanes were installed last year, while vehicle traffic appears to be moving at the same speed, city statistics … [Read more...]

OH YEAH! Bike Traffic TRIPLES on Richmond and Adelaide

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Great (and unsurprising) news:  cycling traffic has tripled on Richmond and Adelaide during the cycle track pilot.  Car traffic has barely been affected, and a majority of road users love the cycle … [Read more...]

OH YEAH: Downtown Vancouver businesses’ attitudes towards bike lanes have changed in the last 5 years

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“We want downtown to be accessible by all modes of transportation and I think if we say, ‘Well, we’re not interested in separated bike lanes because of this and that, we’re going to basically exclude … [Read more...]

OH YEAH: Prince Edward Viaduct may keep those Jersey Barriers for ALL of Bike Month!

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Big ups to Councillor Paula Fletcher, who has requested that those awesome jersey barriers that have separated the eastbound viaduct bikelanes from car traffic (above) during a period of construction … [Read more...]

NEWS: Richmond and Adelaide cycle tracks to get major extension

Well, BlogTO is all about linkbaity headlines today, I guess.  The BlogTO article (linked below) is headlined "Downtown bike lane network to get major upgrade", which bring up visions of all bikelanes … [Read more...]

NEWS: Majority of Torontonians want more money spent on separated bike lanes

It's funny that this is showing up a poll done for the Sun, but great news! Almost two-thirds of Toronto residents think the city should invest in bicycle infrastructure downtown, a new poll … [Read more...]

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