Cycle Hamilton is a member-supported coalition of individuals, communities, and organizations that works together to promote a healthy, safe, and sustainable cycling culture in Hamilton.

Formed in 2015, Cycle Hamilton is a non-profit cycling advocacy group that seeks to encourage and improve cycling culture in the City of Hamilton. We are a volunteer-run organization that strives to be an information hub for everything cycling-related in the city, serve as a unified voice for cyclists, and hold City Hall accountable to improving cycling in Hamilton.

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Event: Traffic Calming 101 on Oct. 19, 2017

Event: Traffic Calming 101 on Oct. 19, 2017

Friendly Streets Hamilton is hosting a traffic calming event on October 19th, 2017. See poster below. For more information, please contact friendlystreetshamilton@gmail.com  

Event: Street Audit on November 2, 2017

Event: Street Audit on November 2, 2017

Friendly Streets Hamilton is hosting a street audit event on November 2nd with a focus on businesses. For more information, check out the Facebook event page here: Street Audit with a Focus on Business.

Toronto’s Bloor bike lanes have positive economic impact, study finds

Toronto’s Bloor bike lanes have positive economic impact, study finds

The results of a two-year study of Toronto’s Bloor bike lanes have been released. The study, conducted by the Toronto Centre for Active Transportation, reports that the Bloor bike lanes have had a positive economic impact on the city. For more information, and to read the full report, click here: Economic Impact Study of Bike…

Should Hamilton follow Vancouver’s lead?

Should Hamilton follow Vancouver’s lead?

Jason Leach recently wrote a piece for Raise the Hammer on cycling infrastructure in Vancouver and outlines changes that could be made to Hamilton’s bike lanes. Read Jason’s piece here.

Bay Street Bike Lane Launch Event

Bay Street Bike Lane Launch Event

Councillor Jason Farr has announced on his Facebook page that there will be a launch event for the Bay Street Bike Lanes on October 27th at 11:00 am. Stay tuned for updates.

Announcing #PacManHam

Announcing #PacManHam

  Announcing #PacManHam, our sequel to 2015’s #HammerKart for 100In1Day Hamilton 2017! WHY: Bike lanes work best when they’re part of a fully connected grid network for maximum safety and convenience. A recent study out of Seville, Spin showed that the number of bike lanes in a city correlated to numbers of riders, but the…

12 reasons to attend Bike To Work Day

12 reasons to attend Bike To Work Day

Bike To Work Day registration is now live! 12 reasons to attend Bike To Work Day!!! Bike To Work Day is fast approaching! How does this event impact you? We’ve gathered up the 12 best reasons to register and attend Hamilton’s eighth annual Bike To Work Day event, happening on Monday, May 29th from 7:00 –…

Pedal It Forward: Sobi Hamilton

Pedal It Forward: Sobi Hamilton

Bike To Work Day registration is now live! #PedalItForward We’re going to keep things rolling towards May 29th with another fantastic local organization… SoBi Hamilton! Sobi’s History Hamilton was blessed with it’s first bicycle share system in March, 2014. With over 700 bikes – it’s the largest bicycle share in North America! SoBi has been paying…

Pedal It Forward: New Hope Community Bikes

Pedal It Forward: New Hope Community Bikes

Bike To Work Day registration is now live! #PedalItForward with New Hope Community Bikes! History of New Hope New Hope Community Bikes started in 2008 as an initiative of New Hope Church. They are a non-profit registered charity, that seeks to get more people on affordable, reliable bicycles and provide employment and job training opportunities…

We’re Hiring! Summer Student Jobs

We’re Hiring! Summer Student Jobs

  CYCLE HAMILTON IS HIRING!  We’re hiring for 2 Summer Student Positions.   STUDENT SUMMER JOBS – ***DEADLINE EXTENDED, POSITIONS UPDATED! APPLY BY MAY 6*** Cycle Hamilton is pleased to announce its summer student positions! These positions are only open to post-secondary students (age 18-30) who were full-time students in the past year and will be…