Ottawa bike lane in front of U.S. Embassy going unplowed, cyclists say

December 21st, 2017 by Todd Aalgaard | Posted in News | 1 Comment »

Several inches of snow force riders to detour around security bollards, taking them on to the sidewalk.


Bike-parking policy sparks controversy in Windsor, Ont.

May 27th, 2017 by Todd Aalgaard | Posted in Advocacy, News | No Comments »

Prominent advocacy groups say they weren’t consulted, and that the policy would set back the clock on cycling progress in Windsor.


Vancouver’s proposed bike lanes officially approved

December 11th, 2015 by Todd Aalgaard | Posted in Advocacy, News | No Comments »

After their proposal met with a bit of controversy, Vancouver’s plan to introduce 12 new bike lanes to the city, a place where dedicated bike infrastructure is already enshrined, has jumped its last hurdles at city hall.


Montreal issues list of do’s, don’ts about city cycling

September 21st, 2015 by Todd Aalgaard | Posted in Advocacy, News | No Comments »

Today, the city of Montreal — one of the most progressive in the country when it comes to all things bike-related — issued a series of twenty recommendations, all aimed at ensuring that Quebecers share the road more equally and fairly.


During debate about bike parking for a downtown development, Victoria mayor’s bike is vandalized

September 12th, 2015 by Todd Aalgaard | Posted in News | 2 Comments »

To paraphrase CTV News on Vancouver Island, B.C., the irony involved in the theft of Victoria mayor Lisa Helps’s bike during a meeting about new bike parking for the city is almost unbelievable.