Category Archives: Transportation

Open House – Proposed Bike Lane on Dixon

Cycle Toronto’s Ward 32 Cycling Advocacy Group (32 Spokes) has been hard at work building support for the bike lane on Dixon Avenue.  Councillor McMahon and the City are holding a public meeting on the topic on Tues. Feb. 18 from 7:00pm-8:30pm at the Beaches Recreation Centre, … Continue reading

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Transportation Update: Signage + Plans

At our recent GW32 meeting, Adam reported that the new signage & ground markings are up on Martin Goodman Trail. The Transportation Committee is planning now to take on improving transit from the Beach (eg, eliminating left hand turns off Queen … Continue reading

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Walk Toronto

An interesting site with events and plans to make Toronto more walkable: http://www.walktoronto.ca/. February’s event (Feb 10) is a talk from Toronto city planner Jennifer Keesmat on walking to school.

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A Bicycle, a Bicycle…

For an update on safety, markings & new cycling developments, see Martina’s most recent article in Beach Metro News: http://www.beachmetro.com/2013/09/24/bicycle-bicycle-kingdom-bicycle/  To find out more about cycling in our ward, see:  http://cycleto.ca/ward/32

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Petition – Campaign to Walk Across Woodbine

Community members are joining together to ask the City of Toronto to install a “mid-block pedestrian traffic signal” on Woodbine Ave. between Queen Street East and Kingston Road. There is not one valid crossing on Woodbine Ave. between Kingston Rd. & … Continue reading

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Our Horizon – Climate Initiative

We all know about climate change, but don’t always do the things we could! At our most recent GW32 meeting, Rob Shirkey, a local environmentalist, presented his initiative to raise awareness of climate change issues in a creative and inexpensive way! We … Continue reading

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Apr 22, 7:30 pm – Transportation Meeting (Naval Club)

The Transportation Committee will be having a meeting on April 22 at 7:30 p.m. at the Naval Club (1910 Gerrard St. E just east of Woodbine on the North side) to discuss traffic issues in the Beach. We have teamed … Continue reading

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