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The Cycling Network Plan: Beyond Avenue Road

Passed: A motion to study a complete street pilot on Avenue, an examination of all dangerous roads, construction sites, and heavy trucks in Toronto

By Ry Shissler on Oct 08, 2021

  Avenue Road, Cycling Network Plan, action alert

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Leaside Life: Cycling campaigns put Leaside in a sweet spot

"Until recently, those of us living north of Bloor could only look on with envy at the network of safe cycling routes in the city core. Through Move365 Connect, Cycle Toronto aims to bring more protected and connected cycling infrastructure..."

By Ry Shissler on Oct 06, 2021

  Eglinton4Everyone, ConnectYonge, ConnectTF

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Kingston Road Should Have Protected Bike Lanes: Hear from the community

Hear from community champions on what effect protected bike lanes on Kingston Road will have.

By Ry Shissler on Oct 06, 2021

  ConnectKingston, ConnectScarborough

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BlogTO: People in Toronto furious that Eglinton LRT construction overlooked one critical thing

"The bike lanes coming to Eglinton will not be protected and instead just marked the old fashioned way — by a bit of paint."

By Ry Shissler on Oct 05, 2021

  Eglinton4Everyone

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Council is talking about ending bike theft this week

Having your bike stolen can cause you to stop travelling by bike as much or altogether — the costs of replacement and temporary transportation, sense of invasion, lack of recourse, and inability to prevent further thefts is often too much to bear.

By Ry Shissler on Sep 29, 2021

  #endbiketheft

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Cycle Toronto Job Postings

Join our staff team! Apply by October 3, 2021

By Ry Shissler on Sep 16, 2021

  jobs

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Essential Cycling Tips in Spanish

We're expanding our educational offerings in languages other than English including a new series of videos in Spanish.

By Ry Shissler on Aug 31, 2021

  education, cycling education, Spanish

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Bloor Street East bike lane upgrades: Sherbourne Street to Prince Edward Viaduct

The harrowing stretch of Bloor from Sherbourne Street the Prince Edward Viaduct has been upgraded as part of ActiveTO!

By Ry Shissler on Aug 30, 2021

  ConnectBloor, ConnectDanforth, Keep ActiveTO

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Federal candidates must support cycling

With a climate emergency and health crisis — nearly all youth aren’t active enough and over half lead sedentary lifestyles — running in the background of a pandemic, cycling matters.

By Ry Shissler on Aug 27, 2021

  election

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Tragedy on Avenue Road not an Anomaly

Last Wednesday, Miguel Joshua Escanan’s young life was taken while riding his bike on Avenue Road, metres beyond the end of ActiveTO bike lanes (and where a speedway begins).

By Ry Shissler on Aug 24, 2021

  action alert, ConnectBloor, Keep ActiveTO

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