Seen and Heard: Beth Savan on Urban Cyclists

Lindsay Handren A popular fixture in the University of Toronto’s School of the Environment, Research Director and Senior Lecturer Beth Savan was warmly introduced by staff and former students alike this past Thursday at her seminar on urban cycling. Prior to presenting, Savan was recognized by Delta Management Group as one of Canada’s 2014 Clean50…

Road Rules: What did a cyclist ever do to you?

The City of Toronto’s 2001 Bike Plan included an ambitious Bikeway Network proposal which would create a system of cycling facilities across the city totaling over 1000km by the proposed deadline of 2012 and the promise that all residents be within a five minute bike ride to the Network. However, as with any good democratic…