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Poster of a stolen bike

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@cycleto.ca on Sep 29, 2021

  #endbiketheft

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Cycle Toronto Job Postings

Join our staff team!

By ry.shissler@cycleto.ca 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@cycleto.ca on Aug 31, 2021

  education, cycling education, Spanish

People ride bikes in a buffered bike lane

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@cycleto.ca 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@cycleto.ca 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@cycleto.ca on Aug 24, 2021

  action alert, ConnectBloor, Keep ActiveTO

Sign reads "space for people" beside people riding bikes

Let’s make ActiveTO permanent

Over the long weekend, Councillor Ford suggested cancelling ActiveTO — eliminating space for people.

By ry.shissler@cycleto.ca on Aug 04, 2021

  ActiveTO, Keep ActiveTO

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Essential Cycling Tips in Cantonese

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

By ry.shissler@cycleto.ca on Aug 03, 2021

  education, Cantonese, Essential Cycling Tips

I support connecting Scarborough with protected bike lanes

Meet Scarborough Residents Calling for Protected Bike Lanes

Nita is a mother of two and had not started cycling until recently — like many, commuting in overcrowded buses during the pandemic led her to start biking to work.

By Kevin Rupasinghe on Jul 29, 2021

  ConnectScarborough, Move365, Move365 Connect, Scarborough

I support connecting Thorncliffe Park and Flemingdon Park with protected bike lanes

Meet Thorncliffe & Flemingdon Cycling Community Leaders

These communities are not connected to the rest of Toronto with good infrastructure, nor are they connected to each other. Students, parents, teachers and other community leaders have been advocating for safer roads and protected bike lanes.

By ry.shissler@cycleto.ca on Jul 20, 2021

  ConnectTF, Move365 Connect, Move365