By Michael Holloway, December 12, 2013 3:21 PM This address will update monthly with a new calendar - so bookmark this post so you can check the SRCHC Bike Repair Schedule. The South Riverdale Community Health Centre's Bike Repair Clinic happens every Thursday from 1pm to 3pm in the front lobby of the Health Centre … Continue reading Bicycle Repair Clinic Schedule – South Riverdale Community Health Centre
By Michael Holloway, December 7, 2013 5:24 AM UPDATED 2 13/12/08 11:50pm edt Toronto Wiki adds an entry for Metro Morning's #mmbike Traffic Report tag in Twitter (see below) UPDATED: 2013-12-07 11:17 am edt apparently @metromorning 's "#mmbike" is already accomplishing this (see below) I had to go across Toronto; at night; to a bar; … Continue reading I invented hashtag #BTRto – Bicycle Traffic Reports(Toronto)
By Michael Holloway, November 29, 2013 11:27 PM As some of you may know, I have been lobbying through my Bike Mapping Wiki Project and elsewhere for several years to get the City to recognize the importance of these kind of off-arterial cycling routes - but most importantly, at every turn on this I have … Continue reading More on Toronto Transportation Cycling Infrastructure Group’s call for YOUR Suggested On-street Routes and Informal Connections
By Michael Holloway, November 27, 2013 1:32 PM The City of Toronto Transportation "Cycling Infrastructure & Programs Unit" (C.I.P.) wants to map cycling routes that you use to avoid dangerous, grid-locked arterial roadways - or just any route that you use to move around the city. The route you submit might be included on the … Continue reading C.I.P. wants to know YOUR Suggested On-street Routes and Informal Connections!
By Michael Holloway, November 23, 2013 6:49 PM At our November Ward 30 Bikes monthly general meeting it was decided we needed to take all the ideas on the "CycleTO Ward 30 Bikes: Problems/Opportunities" Map (http://goo.gl/maps/Musw4) and turn them into an easy to read list. Here are all the posts on the map list - … Continue reading CycleTO Ward 30 Bikes: Problems/Opportunities Map – a text-list of the entries
By Dooner, November 21, 2013 8:27 AM I got my bike when I was living in Edmonton in 2010. I went to the Edmonton Bicycle Commuters’ Society (EBC), a great non-profit that sells and helps people fix up bikes. Someone had just donated a “Giant” brand mountain bike with an aluminum frame in good shape. … Continue reading The Tale of the Giant Boulder
by Michael Holloway, October 25, 2013 12:22 PM Took a tour of the construction detours of bicycle infrastructure around the Leslie Street reco nstruction today. Many have posted about how happy they are with all the effort and diligence that the TTC and Toronto Transportation have put into these detours - as part of the … Continue reading Jog-Downs at Temporary Entrances off Lake Shore into the Big Box Stores at Leslie Street are too Abrupt – Blinding Cyclists to approaching, turning cars.
By Val Dodge, October 18, 2013 1:44 am Ward 29 Bikes and Ward 30 Bikes will be offering free basic bicycle tune-ups and advice at the Withrow Park Farmers’ Market this Saturday, from 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., weather allowing. Bring your bike to us! We can make many adjustments in just a couple of … Continue reading Ward 29 Bikes at the Withrow Park market: Saturday, October 19, 2013
By Val Dodge, October 12, 2012 3:46 pm Ward 29 Bikes will be offering free basic bicycle tune-ups, maintenance, and advice at the Withrow Park Farmers' Market this Saturday, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Bring your bike to us! We can fix many simple problems in just a couple of minutes. With the first … Continue reading Free tune-ups at the Withrow Park market: Saturday, October 13, 2012
By Val Dodge, June 22, 2012 10:49 pm Councillor Mary Fragedakis is hosting a bike rodeo on Saturday at Logan Green Field. There will be activities and safety information for kids, free mini tune-ups and advice from a local bike shop, and information about year-round cycling. Ward 29 Bikes will be in attendance, so please … Continue reading Ward 29 Bike Rodeo: Saturday, June 23, 2012