Parents put brakes on driving children to school

Community engagement, kids’ health and parent/child talks all cited as important reasons to walk or bike instead of driving to school.

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Can our cities be “Saved by Bikes”?

SavedByBikes.com: A new approach for an old problemBy Nathan Shaw A bicycle is not just a bicycle to Steve Inniss. It’s our future. Tucked away in one of Canada’s busiest office towers in downtown Toronto, Inniss has just opened a new store that aims to change the face of North American commuting and make us…

Burrard Bridge – Contact the Media and Ride Over the Bridge Monday

From Richard Campbell via livable communities listserv Please pass this on to your friends that walk, cycle and run over Burrard Bridge. Well, Monday is the big day. The first weekday for the Burrard Bridge Protected Lanes Trial. First of all, the protected lanes are really fantastic. It is so great to be able to…

Calling all pioneers! “TwitterFlickrFest calls on adventurous cyclists to ride transit and trails, photograph and tweet experiences

– Mayor Miller and two Giller Prize nominees on judging panel – TORONTO // Bikes+Transit.com is pleased to announce the first ever “twitterflickrfest”. From June 13 to July 13, adventurous GTA cyclists are encouraged to participate and help make bicycle and transit travel around the Golden Horseshoe a more popular past time and permanent green…