In Praise of Slow Biking

“There’s a quiet revolution happening on the streets of cities worldwide: the rise of slow biking”. (https://momentummag.com/the-anti-spandex-social-club-in-praise-of-slow-biking/) I thought this was a great little article on the joys of moving at a more gentle pace and connecting with other people on bikes. It can be more comfortable, allow to you to connect with your surroundings […]

The Percy Street / 417 underpass as an exclusive active-transportation route

A small section of Percy Street has been fully closed to cars for its Highway 417 bridge replacement (detailed design here) for over a month. The prolonged underpass closure and subsequent terrible cycling detour routes have led me to do some thinking about this simple but important piece of infrastructure.