Spotted: Missing Bike Lanes

Spotted: Missing Bike Lanes! Where: All over the city. When: After the first real snow fall this winter. Why we think it’s dandy: It reminds us how important it is that we have separated bicycle infrastructure that works all year … Continue reading

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Spotted: Penny farthing races at Morrow Park in Peterborough c. 1885

  Spotted: Penny farthing bicycle races circa late 1800s/early 1900s captured in a photo in the Peterborough Museum and Archives. What:  A photo reproduction on the wall at the Peterborough Museum and Archives display, possibly from 1885. Where were the races … Continue reading

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Spotted: Stop and Smell the Carbon Monoxide

What: Graffiti on a bus stop bench, “Stop and Smell the Carbon Monoxide” next to Peterborough’s only (partly) protected bike lane. Although the origin of this graffiti is unknown, we believe it may be by prolific Peterborough street artist Jerm IX, … Continue reading

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Spotted: Foxy Rider

  SPOTTED: A bike-riding fox on Harbord Street What: When the previous mural had been tagged by grafitti artists and needed to be painted over, Riders bike shop decided to commission a piece by the Clandestinos, a local artist duo who … Continue reading

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Spotted: How many bikes can you carry with a bike?

Photo courtesy of BikeChain/Dave. What: BikeChain cargo bike picks up about 25 donated bikes from Ride Away bike shop. How many bikes can you carry with a bike? Where: U of T campus, at BikeChain. Why we think it’s dandy: BikeChain … Continue reading

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