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Cycle Hamilton Survey and Co-Chair Cited in Hamilton Spectator Article

Cycle Hamilton Survey and Co-Chair Cited in Hamilton Spectator Article

Cycle Hamilton recently disseminated a survey on cycling to all municipal candidates. The results of this survey have been cited in a recent article on road safety in the Hamilton Spectator. Our co-chair, Kate Whalen, has also been cited in this article.

To read this article, click here: https://www.thespec.com/news-story/8903418-road-safety-how-many-other-deaths-or-serious-injuries-/#

Survey Results: 2018 Municipal Candidates’ Positions on Cycling

Survey Results: 2018 Municipal Candidates’ Positions on Cycling

Cycle Hamilton contacted all Municipal Candidates that provided an official email address in order to better understand their positions on bike-related issues. For more information: Kate Whalen, Co-Chair, chair@cyclehamont.ca Survey results are available here: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1OzkuDIoKZ7hXtMWDW6ZzxILTFlOgJMOCGG1OZ-02ei8/edit?usp=sharing Continue Reading

Needed: Ward Ride Leaders!

Needed: Ward Ride Leaders!

Be a voice for cycling in your community and lead a “Ward Ride” this Fall. As part of our election advocacy strategy, Cycle Hamilton is seeking a volunteer(s) from each of our city’s 15 wards to host a bike ride for local election candidates. These rides are meant to be a fun & informative way… Continue Reading

2018 MPP Candidates’ Positions on Cycling

2018 MPP Candidates’ Positions on Cycling

Cycle Hamilton is contacting all MPP Candidates for in the four Hamilton ridings in order to better understand their positions on bike-related issues. We will be posting responses on this page as the MPP Candidates provide their responses. Check back regularly for updates. Cycle Hamilton could not locate email addresses for the following candidates: Tony… Continue Reading

Bike to Work Day is Monday, May 28th!

Bike to Work Day is Monday, May 28th!

Join hundreds of people on bikes for the 10th Annual Bike to Work Day at Hamilton City Hall on Monday, May 28th from 7 AM-9 AM! This fun-filled morning event is the kick-off to Bike Month in June. Come see great musical entertainment on theVeloStage, celebrate the Community in Motion Awards, local exhibitors, a student… Continue Reading

Hamilton Council Supports Ask For Provincial Funding for Bike Infrastructure

Hamilton Council Supports Ask For Provincial Funding for Bike Infrastructure

Thanks to the support of Share the Road and Councillors Jason Farr, Matthew Green, and Sam Murulla, Cycle Hamilton was successful in our ask to Hamilton City Council to send a letter to the Province in support of an MTO budget line allocating $75 million annually to municipal biking infrastructure. You can see a copy… Continue Reading

#CommutingWithCouncil Needs You!

#CommutingWithCouncil Needs You!

Mayor Fred Eisenberger rode to school with 6-year-old Oliver Flood in attempt to understand the obstacles and dangers that our most vulnerable road users face every single day. The #CommutingWithCouncil initiative is led by local cycling advocate Tom Flood (@TomFlood1) with support from Oliver Viet (@OliverVeit). “This initiative will hopefully lead to more rides that… Continue Reading