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INFRASTRUCTURE: Richmond and Adelaide being prepped for new bikelanes
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INFRASTRUCTURE: Richmond and Adelaide being prepped for new bikelanes

Richmond and Adelaide are coming! I’m gonna make some special trips down there to be able to ride them. Curb lanes on Richmond and Adelaide have been ground down, in preparation for new asph…

NEWS: Canada Post driver parks in bikelane, tells cyclist recording it to "go f--k yourself!"

NEWS: Canada Post driver parks in bikelane, tells cyclist recording it to “go f–k yourself!”

This happened earlier this week. You can contact Canada Post using this handy part of their website (online, social media, phone and via mail) via: I stopped to report this Canada Post truck parked…

NEWS: Bay Street gets a bikelane! (for one miserable block)

NEWS: Bay Street gets a bikelane! (for one miserable block)

Hey there! Need to go north or south in the downtown core? Wanna do it safely? Want to do it in a bikelane, even a painted one, which atleast carves out some space for you? Wanna do it somewher…

WANTED: Models for Cycle Toronto / Toronto Public Health Campaign

WANTED: Models for Cycle Toronto Campaign

Via CycleToronto: We’re looking for cyclists to star in a streetcar ad campaign about cycling in the city! We’ll be running streetcar ads in September to “normalize” bike co…

NEWS: Plans to shift Toronto’s bicycle strategy into high gear in the works

NEWS: Plans to shift Toronto’s bicycle strategy into high gear in the works

After years of backpedalling, Ontario is getting back on the path to creating a province-wide cycling network. And in Toronto, where critics point out the city has failed to deliver the 495 km of b…

NEWS: New bike lanes appear on Simcoe, confusion reigns

NEWS: New bike lanes appear on Simcoe, confusion reigns

Jesus murphy. Look at these self-entitled motorists. Just look at them. New painted bike lanes started to appear on Simcoe Street this week, but it seemed users of the street’s soon-to-be-de…

INFRASTRUCTURE: Cyclists eager to extend trips downtown on the West Toronto Railpath

INFRASTRUCTURE: Cyclists eager to extend trips downtown on the West Toronto Railpath

The 3.5-metre-wide cycling and pedestrian path currently runs for two kilometres along the railway corridor, roughly following Dundas Street West, from Dupont Street in the north to near College St…

INFRASTRUCTURE: Simcoe to be first street with car parking protecting a bikelane.

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Looking good Simcoe. Please, let's have lots of flex-bollards or planters along that double-line to keep cars from parking in that bikelane. Simcoe will be

NEWS: Toronto takes stronger action to target illegal bike lane parking

NEWS: Toronto takes stronger action to target illegal bike lane parking

Toronto’s parking enforcers are looking to put a stop to illegal bike lane parking once and for all. As the city installs new downtown bike lanes in a year-long pilot project, it will be using a co…

FUTURE? The rise of the e-bike

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Like it or not, they are coming. Maybe even for me one day (a normal one, not a scooter-type thing), when my knees give out. Some days that feels closer than

NEWS: U of T team aims to create world’s fastest bike
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NEWS: U of T team aims to create world’s fastest bike

A University of Toronto team behind an award-winning human-powered helicopter and the first wing-flapping plane are setting their sights on a new record by constructing what could be the world’s fa…

INFRASTRUCTURE: Toronto council approves Eglinton Connects renewal plan

INFRASTRUCTURE: Toronto council approves Eglinton Connects renewal plan

Good news… Eglinton Connects (which has separated bikelanes) has been approved by Council. The Ford schmoes again prove their idiocy by their statements about something hurting drivers (the …