As we count down the days to the vote at PWIC on Wednesday October 18, the big news this past week as been the release of the long awaited study of the Bloor bike lane pilot commissioned by the city.
The agenda item for PWIC has a brief summary of the report along with the staff recommendation that the bike lanes be made permanent.
The General Manager, Transportation Services recommends that:
1. City Council approve maintaining the eastbound and westbound cycle tracks on Bloor Street West, from Shaw Street to Avenue Road, as a permanent installation, including changes to the current design that will improve safety and operations, as part of 2019 Capital Works on Bloor Street West between Bathurst Street and Avenue Road.
Bloor bike lanes should stay: city report
- Star editorial
CBC Metro Morning interview with Barbara Gray, Head of Transportation Services.