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Board of Directors - Call for Nominees - 2021

Nominations for Cycle Toronto’s Board of Director candidates are now open! Nominations close Monday, March 1, 2021 at midnight.

By ry.shissler@cycleto.ca on Feb 05, 2021

  Board of Directors, membership, AGM, Annual General Meeting

A realistic rendering of Yonge street shows a vibrant patio scene. People ride bikes in a protected bike lane amidst lush trees.

Supporting YongeTOmorrow

The YongeTOmorrow project will be voted on by Toronto City Council later today and we expect it to pass. At time of posting, 15 Councillors have pledged their support for a redesign of Yonge Street downtown that puts people before cars.

By ry.shissler@cycleto.ca on Feb 02, 2021

  Yonge Tomorrow, Yonge, Yonge Loves Bikes, Advocacy Forum, complete streets, Downtown

A diverse group of people pose with their bike. A man in the centre has his arms spread wide.

Breaking Barriers to Biking with Christopher McGarrell & ManDemCC presented by MEC

Parry Sound. That’s where Christopher McGarrell had to go to purchase his new bike this summer. It was more than a two hour drive to pick up something that helps him have fun, get some exercise, keep his spirits up, and move around the city.

By ry.shissler@cycleto.ca on Jan 28, 2021

  Bike Month, Advocacy Forum, ManDemCC, encouragement, Community

A cross section of Yonge Street with bike lanes, wide sidewalks, subway lines and four lanes of car traffic.

REimagining Yonge Passed at City Council

City Council, including the Mayor, voted 18-5 in favour of moving forward with the REimagining Yonge project. This will see Yonge Street in North York transformed when it is rebuilt as a “complete street.”

By ry.shissler@cycleto.ca on Dec 24, 2020

  Yonge, Bikes Love Yonge, Transform Yonge, REimagining Yonge, North York, Road Diet, Complete Street

Cycle Toronto Move 365 is more than just bikes. A teal and black colour scheme prevades. The "V" in "Move" is stylized to look like a map pin. A map is in the background.

Move365: Your gift will unlock our potential

As we saw with bike lanes being ripped out in Scarborough while bike lanes connecting Thorncliffe Park and Flemingdon Park still have not been built, there is more work to be done. That is why we are launching Move365.

By ry.shissler@cycleto.ca on Dec 14, 2020

  Move365, Transportation Equity, Equity, Brimley, Thorncliffe Park, Flemingdon Park, infrastructure

Cycle Toronto Move 365 is more than just bikes. A teal and black colour scheme prevades. The "V" in "Move" is stylized to look like a map pin. A map is in the background.

Move365: Supporting people with more than bike lanes

Our commitment to Move365 is about more than bike lanes. It’s about building relationships and supporting people. With bike lanes being removed from Brimley Road in Scarborough this past week, I’m reminded of bike lane removals on Pharmacy & Birchmount

By ry.shissler@cycleto.ca on Dec 08, 2020

  Move365, Equity, Community, Community Engagement, Scarborough, Brimley

Snow Big Deal: Could snow clearing improve this winter?

Ring & Post November: Winter is Coming

Riding a bike is a year-round activity and this winter it could be easier than ever to ride your bike in Toronto.

By ry.shissler@cycleto.ca on Dec 04, 2020

  Ring & Post, winter, winter cycling, Move365, ActiveTO, Danforth, Brimley, REimagining Yonge

A wide road. No cars are in the two centre lanes. The two outer lanes are bike lanes and they have several people on bikes in them.

Brimley Bike Lanes to be Ripped Out

Councillor Crawford and Deputy Mayor Thompson joined City staff in announcing they would be tearing out the protected bike lanes on Brimley Road in Scarborough ASAP.

By Michael Longfield on Dec 02, 2020

  Scarborough, Equity, Brimley, bike lanes, Bike Lane Removal, Town Hall

Cycle Toronto Move 365 is more than just bikes. A teal and black colour scheme prevades. The "V" in "Move" is stylized to look like a map pin. A map is in the background.

#GivingTuesday Fundraising: Move365 is more than just bikes

Move365 is an education and encouragement campaign that will co-power community leaders with the knowledge, expertise, and tools to create possibilities and change transportation infrastructure in their communities

By ry.shissler@cycleto.ca on Nov 30, 2020

  Move365, Equity, Transportation Equity, Community, Neighbourhood, education, cycling education

A cross section of Yonge Street with bike lanes, wide sidewalks, subway lines and four lanes of car traffic.

REimagining Yonge in North York

The REimagining Yonge Street Environmental Assessment is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for residents of North York Centre and surrounding neighbourhoods to shape their future.

By ry.shissler@cycleto.ca on Nov 25, 2020

  Yonge, REimagining Yonge, Yonge Street, Bikes Love Yonge, Complete Street