Sunday, June 2, 2013

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Community events highlight Bike Month 2013 in Toronto
Community events highlight Bike Month 2013 in Toronto. Toronto's Bike Month, from May 27 to June 30, will feature more than 100 events that promote cycling, ...
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Off the couch and onto the trails, the county's extensive trail ...
Peterborough Examiner
The roughly 33-kilometre trail links Peterborough's trails with the Trans-Canada Trail in Eastern Ontario. Clifford Skarstedt/Peterborough Examiner/QMI ...


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Big moment for walking and cycling
Toronto Star
Cycling and walking need to be an integral part of any city's transportation planning. The Stratcom survey found that 7 per cent of the population or 182,000 people are riding their bikes every day in the City of Toronto. And we know that every trip we ...
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Final Ontario report on new fees to fund public transit to be released today
Lethbridge Herald
It says the results of a new poll it commissioned suggest that a majority of Torontonians - 66 per cent - would support using Metrolinx funding to expand the GTA's network of bike paths and pedestrian infrastructure. The poll of 1,523 adult Ontario ...
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Most Ontarians want more bicycle lanes, survey shows
MetroNews Canada
“It is critical that bicycling and walking are not forgotten in The Big Move, given the important role they play in the daily lives of citizens in Toronto and the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area,” Eleanor McMahon, founder and chief executive officer ...
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Toronto kicks off Bike Month with events across the city
globalnews.ca
Toronto's Bike Month, the largest event of its kind in Canada, celebrates cycling culture across the Greater Toronto and Hamilton area with events like photography exhibits, free safety checks, tune-ups and group rides across the city. Monday is also ...
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William Teron to receive the 2013 Jane Jacobs Lifetime Achievement ...
Canadian Architect
... who is well known in Eastern Ontario and beyond as the "Father of Kanata," a greenbelt satellite city now amalgamated into the City of Ottawa.


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Home News Canoe Heads for Kids helps send youth to camp for...
insideTORONTO.com
Standing at the corner of King and Bay streets with canoes atop their heads certainly raises some eyebrows, yet for the past five years as many as 100 people have portaged down to Lake Ontario each spring as part of an event that raises funds to send ...
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