Ontario’s paradigm shift in cycling policy

The 6th annual Ontario Bike Summit wrapped Tuesday with a second day of ¬†plenaries, followed by a closing reception at Queen’s Park

Superstar cycling advocate Eleanor McMahon, of Share the Road, presents an award to Transportation Minister Glen Murray at the 6th annual Ontario Bike Summit closing reception at Queen’s Park

By Matt Talsma

The phrase “paradigm shift” was on the lips of many cycling experts and policy makers at the 6th annual Ontario Bike awards on Tuesday. You might be forgiven for dismissing this language as a politician’s penchant for the dramatic – but in this case, there is some real substance behind it.

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Giant Toronto grand opening


Giant Toronto grand opening

Story by Nico Mara-McKay
Photos by John Lee

Giant Toronto had their grand opening celebration for the Canadian flagship of Giant Bicycles on Friday, April 11, 2014. (Paul Nash and Murad Hassanali cut the ribbon, above.) Continue reading

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$25 million announcement made at Ontario Bike Summit

$25 Million Announcement made at Ontario Bike Summit 

By Claire McFarlane

Glen Murray, minister of transportation and infrastructure, announced on Monday, April 13, that Ontario will be investing a total of $25 million into cycling infrastructure over the next three years.

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