Tag Archives: bicycles

Attention Cyclists (and those who just like bikes)

For those of you who are cyclists, whether you’re an enthusiast or a casual, Bixi Bikes is interested in expanding their roster of bikes.  Bixi Bikes is a bikesharing system in Toronto that is owned by the Toronto Parking Authority, and has 1000 … Continue reading

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Feeling Congested? Have your say!

There’s been a lot in the media as of late about transit in Toronto; be that public transit, roadways or walkways.  Historically, there have also been on going issues and discussions about developing good regional/GTA transit. With Chief Planner Jennifer … Continue reading

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‘Ward 31 Bikes’ Meeting

Ward 31 Bikes, a new advocacy group for cyclists in Ward 31 (that would be us), is having a meeting next week.  Here is a link to their webpage if you want more information about the group, and their twitter … Continue reading

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Biking around

There is a new Ward 31 Cycling Association!  The association allows residents of Ward 31 (that would be us) to meet other cyclists, plan cycling opportunities, share concerns, discuss bike culture, and support cycling infrastructure improvement in our ‘hood and … Continue reading

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my other car is a bike

To celebrate the new bike lanes on Dawes Road, Councillor Janet Davis is hosting an inaugural ride on June 22.  The bike lanes are a part of the Dawes Road Revitalization Project which also included the reconfiguration of the intersection where … Continue reading

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Main Square Madness Party!

This coming Saturday, July 14th, City Councillor Mary Margaret McMahon is hosting a party in Main Square! The event will include: Bike Tune up Lessons – provided by Bicyle Commons & 32 Spokes – Remember to bring your bikes Dig In – … Continue reading

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Main Square Bike Clinic – round 2

DECA has set a new date for their Bike Clinic at Main Square (S.E. corner of Main and Danforth).  On July 23rd from 11am to 4pm there will be 10 bike mechanics with stands, tools and some spare parts, etc.  … Continue reading

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