Archive For The “bike box” Category

Report Toronto Traffic Problems Online

By | October 25, 2011

It sometimes feel like Toronto police get stuck in a rut when it comes to enforcing traffic violations. They have their preferred locations where they camp out and rarely seem to stray from these established areas. To me, that means that many places in the city, places where law violations seriously risk the safety of […]

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How to Use a Bike Box – City of Toronto PSA

By | November 23, 2010

Nice heels on the woman riding the white bike with the front rack! Certainly would be approved by my girlfriend.
Via Cyclometer November Newsletter

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How to Use a Bike Box – City of Toronto PSA

By | November 23, 2010

Nice heels on the woman riding the white bike with the front rack! Certainly would be approved by my girlfriend. Via Cyclometer November Newsletter Related posts:City of Toronto Sharrows PSA City Wants You To Create Art We Can Lock Our Bikes To Where We Park Our Bikes in Toronto

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  1. City of Toronto Sharrows PSA
  2. City Wants You To Create Art We Can Lock Our Bikes To
  3. Where We Park Our Bikes in Toronto

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Sharrows Miss the Point on Harbord

By | October 28, 2010

In the cover of night, workers began installing sharrows along Harbord. A point of contention for years, the disconnected bike lane between Bathurst and Spadina has inspired Urban Repair Squad intervention and left Councilor Adam Vaughan singing the same old tune that the very sparse car parking on this strip is essential to the survival [...]

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  1. Sharrows, Bike Lanes and Shared Space on the Streets of Toronto
  2. What Happened to the “Bike Lane” on Spadina?
  3. Bike Route Blues – Crawford Needs Some Help

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Sharrows Miss the Point on Harbord

By | October 28, 2010

In the cover of night, workers began installing sharrows along Harbord. A point of contention for years, the disconnected bike lane between Bathurst and Spadina has inspired Urban Repair Squad intervention and left Councilor Adam Vaughan singing the same old tune that the very sparse car parking on this strip is essential to the survival [...]

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  1. Sharrows, Bike Lanes and Shared Space on the Streets of Toronto
  2. What Happened to the “Bike Lane” on Spadina?
  3. Bike Route Blues – Crawford Needs Some Help

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Let the Learning Begin; Bike Boxes at Harbord and St. George

By | October 5, 2010

Considering how many cars I see stopped in the middle of crosswalks, there’s obviously going to be a few growing pains with these new bike boxes in Toronto. What are bike boxes and what do they do? Bike Boxes allow cyclists to move to the front of the line at red lights and position themselves [...]

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  1. What are Bike Boxes?
  2. What Happened to Bike Boxes in Toronto?
  3. 2010 Toronto Cycling Map has Bike Boxes

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What are Bike Boxes?

By | October 1, 2010

The 2010 Toronto Cycling Map includes a brief description of bike boxes, a piece of infrastructure soon to be seen on Toronto streets. Bike boxes will soon be installed at several intersections on Harbord and College. They allow cyclists to move to the head of waiting traffic, giving them priority for making left turns. Intersections [...]

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  1. Let the Learning Begin; Bike Boxes at Harbord and St. George
  2. 2010 Toronto Cycling Map has Bike Boxes
  3. What Happened to Bike Boxes in Toronto?

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