Cycling

Recent work tagged cycling


Cover art for Speaking Municipally, featuring a cartoon turnip in front of Edmonton's City Hall
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Speaking Municipally considers proposed bike lane expansion

Episode 192 of Taproot's civic affairs podcast takes a look at urban planning committee's decision to consider a couple of options for rapidly expanding Edmonton's bike lane network.

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A long-haired dancer on stilts does a handstand while pointing her legs in opposite directions
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Stage-less performers meet cycling audience at dance festival

Having been without a permanent venue for more than a year, Mile Zero Dance's 2022 season has been defined by unconventional locations and site-specific performances. So it's fitting that to wrap up the dance company's festival on July 24, a roving bike audience will be invited to take in "little snippets of dance" along a six-stop route.

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A group of cyclists at the start line of a race under City of Edmonton arches amid Melcor banners
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Weekend agenda: June 24-26, 2022

This weekend offers the opportunity to engage with Indigenous creators, cheer on some cyclists, celebrate the opening of a new community, have a real wild night, or kick off the start of JazzFest.

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A map the recommended concept for the intersection of 75 Street and 101 Avenue
News

Proposed redesign of 101 Avenue creates danger, say cyclists

Some cyclists say proposed changes to the intersection of 101 Avenue and 75 Street are unsafe. The Edmonton Bike Coalition is holding a protest northeast of the intersection on June 18 to draw attention to the problems and suggest what a safe intersection for biking and walking would look like.

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A Bike Index registration sticker on the seat tube of a green bike
News

Stolen bike recovery climbing thanks to online registry

Bike Index, the non-profit bike registry that makes it easier to reunite cyclists with their stolen bikes, appears to be more popular in Edmonton than anywhere else in Canada.

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A large crowd inspects bikes in an underground parkade.
News

Alberta Bike Swap returns with family-friendly addition

A popular event that gives cyclists a chance to buy and sell bikes without the hassles of online marketplaces is returning to Edmonton, this time with plans to include children's bikes, too.

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102 Ave Cyclist
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City council to review draft bylaw for safe passing distances

City council gets its first look on June 7 at a new bylaw that establishes rules for safely sharing the road.

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