A group called the “Annex Business Bike Alliance” (ABBA) recently released a survey of merchants that they conducted. While their statements are not as negative about the bike lane pilot as a recent story in the Toronto Sun, they still effectively call for the removal of the bike lanes, suggesting such solutions as “rush hour only” or “seasonal” bike lanes. Their letters to city councillors is here:
Herb of iBikeTO has written a great piece providing some perspective on the conclusions of ABBA. It is interesting reading, and a great counterpoint to ABBA and the Sun article.