Finally, after years of community effort Torontonians will be able to ride safely along Bloor with the installation of a partially protected bike lane pilot project on Bloor from Avenue to Shaw. We asked cyclists and local councillors about the new bike lane.
Photos by Claire McFarlane, Interviews by Tammy Thorne
Here’s what they said:
"I can’t wait. I live on Shaw Street so we already have bike lanes. The benefits are huge."
"It’s excellent. I’m very happy about it. I feel honoured as a cyclist."
"It's about bloody time!"
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