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NEWS: Toronto’s subway stations to maybe get more bike parking

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Planning for 2018.  In TTC terms, that's light speed, I guess.  I'm incredulous that it's taken the TTC this long to recognize how people get to transit. There’s hope for better bicycle parking … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! Torontoist made Useful Posters for the TTC’s Next Pedestrian Awareness Campaign

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Big props to Torontoist, who took horrible victim-blaming TTC ads and modified them into useful ones that placed responsibility for deaths on our streets where it belongs - with drivers. Best part? … [Read more...]

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FACEPALM: Toronto Tells Pedestrians to Fix Their Clothes Instead of Fixing Its Streets

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Great job TTC.  Blame the victims. 64 people died on the streets of Toronto in 2015.  38 of them were pedestrians.  4 of them were cyclists.  Only 20% of pedestrian fatalities (according to a 2012 … [Read more...]

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NEWS:  TTC Passes Motion To Consider Improved Cycling Facilities Along Transit Routes

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Oh yeah!  Nice to see the TTC doing some sensible things to help people bike to and from transit. Next: the TTC should work with Bikeshare Toronto to get docks at every subway station (bus and … [Read more...]

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RIDE YOUR BIKE: TTC fares got more expensive today

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It looks like we're going to have a mild winter, which means the roads should be fairly clear.  This is another excuse to avoid the TTC and bike to work. TTC fares hikes will come into effect … [Read more...]

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TTC to become more bike-friendly in 2016

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Great news!  I'll use this space to [again] ask the TTC to work with Bikeshare Toronto (you are BOTH city agencies, after all!) to put bikeshare docks at EVERY subway station.  Let people bike along … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! TTC subway stations to get bike repair facilities

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  Not gonna lie... I nearly fell out of my chair when I saw this.  Bike repair stands at every subway station!  Like, this would usually be a "why can't Toronto do this?" story... … [Read more...]

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PHOTO OF THE DAY: System is running normally

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Today in Toronto, while it was pouring rain, biking was again the better way. Source: Full TTC subway outage causes commuter chaos … [Read more...]

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FACEPALM: TTC cuts bike rack spaces in half on some buses

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Apparently bicycles are dangerous on the front of TTC buses now.  Drivers can't see over two bikes anymore.  Only 1. It probably would have been a good idea to test out "sightlines" years ago … [Read more...]

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INFRASTRUCTURE: Bike to Transit survey shows need for more bike infrastructure at GO stations

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A survey of 100 bike-to-GO commuters produced by Donald Wiedman of Bike to Transit shows that the GTA, with its steadily increasing population along with the increasing popularity of commuter cycling, … [Read more...]