Welcome to the Cycle Hamilton news & updates page. Check here regularly for updates regarding cycling events, infrastructure, and news! Be sure to check out our Instagram and Twitter accounts for daily updates.
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There are so many great events happening as part of this year’s Hamilton Fringe Festival!
Go green by biking to your #HamFringe events! 🚲
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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
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
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
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
2018 Summer Internships Cycle Hamilton has applied for funding through the federal government’s Canada Summer Jobs initiative to offer two summer internships for students. Please note that all positions are dependent on our successful receipt of funding through the Canada Summer Jobs initiative. This year, we will be hiring two summer interns for the following… Continue Reading
Want to hear about our recent work, share your perspective, or just meet other bike riders in the city? Join us on Monday April 30th from 7:00 – 9:00 PM for our monthly meeting! See you then! Continue Reading
Join Cycle Hamilton on March 26th for our 2018 Annual General Meeting! This is an opportunity for members of the Hamilton community to meet members of the CH team and learn about the advocacy work we are doing! We will provide some updates from the previous year and share plans for moving forward. Whether or… Continue Reading
Friendly Streets Hamilton recently completed their toolkit for community engagement. The toolkit, which was prepared by Elise Desjardins and Beatrice Ekoko, includes 14 modules on topics such as traffic calming, cycle-friendly businesses, street vibrancy, and more! Read the full toolkit here! Friendly Streets Hamilton Toolkit Continue Reading
Not ready to brave the winter on two wheels? New Hope Community Bikes is hosting a Winter Cycling Safety Workshop to share some helpful tips for keeping yourself warm and your bike prepped for viking biking. You’ll learn the basics to keep yourself warm and your bike prepped for winter riding: 1. Yourself 2. Your… Continue Reading