Mississauga Cycling Now!

▶ Group Rides

Promoting group rides in Mississauga.  Advocacy rides are retained here after they take place if they are linked to/from other MCN! webpages.  Port Credit Slow Roll, Roll Cooksville and Streetsville Slow Roll are now concluded for the season, as well as the City's Community Rides program.  There are Fall rides 🍂 to the end of November with the *NEW* Lakeview Slow Rollers group.  ▶ See also: Home Page posting ; Walking Tours



Sunday, November 20: Lakeview Slow Roll - "Fall Colours Ride" 🍂

[Updated: November 19, 2022]

There's a new Slow Roll Group! They're holding Fall Colours Rides every Sunday until November 27, 2022.  See the Lakeview Slow Rollers Facebook Group for further details, or go directly to the Event Page.






ARCHIVED ADVOCACY RIDES



Saturday, July 16: Trailblazers Tandem Cycling Club - Test Rides

[Updated: July 15, 2022]


July 1, 2022: Port Credit Slow Roll - Canada Day Parade 🍁

[Updated: July 2, 2022]

▶ See the PC Slow Roll Facebook posting for details.

▶ *NEW* See 2022 Photo/Video ALBUM (source of image).





March 20, 2022: Bloor Street Ride for Bike Lanes

[Posted: March 5; *Updated*: March 28, 2022]

RIDE FOR BLOOR BIKE LANES (REGIONAL EDITION): On the afternoon of Sunday, March 20, 2022 riders from Toronto and Mississauga rode west/east on Bloor Street respectively, for a rendezvous at the Toronto-Mississauga border.  Toronto riders gathered at Neil McLellan Park (across from Runnymede Station) @ 12:45 pm, and started their westward ride @ 1:00 pm.  MAP (left) provided by Bells on Bloor.

MISSISSAUGA RIDE: The Mississauga ride gathered at the Mississauga Valley Community Centre @ 12:45 pm, heading @ 1:00 pm to Bloor Street and Central Parkway East, continuing east on Bloor to the Etobicoke Creek bridge and meeting the Toronto riders.  Ride with GPS route map provided by the organizers.

THANK YOU: To Toronto Community BikeWays Coalition for reaching out in mutual support for safe cycling infrastructure on Bloor Street and initiating this ride!  ▶ See: Facebook Event Page.

ISSUES: Learn more about the issues concerning the proposed plan for bike lanes as part of the Bloor Street Integrated Project in Mississauga: ▶ See MCN! Bloor Street webpage for more.

BLOOR BLOGS: Support has been given to the Mississauga cycling community by Toronto advocates, who have blogged about the Bloor Street Ride for Bike Lanes and advocacy issues in Mississauga:

▶ Two Wheeled Politics by Robert Zaichkowski (March 7, 2022): Mississauga’s Bloor Bike Lane Fight.  Succinct, quick-read analysis and overview of the entire situation which has led to the 3rd(!) Community Meeting on March 9, 2022.

▶ Two Wheeled Politics by Robert Zaichkowski (March 23, 2022): Mississauga Momentum for Bloor Bike Lanes.  In-depth analysis (including slides) of the 3rd Bloor Street Community Meeting on March 9, 2022 and the outcomes.  Includes videos of the Bloor Street Ride for Bike Lanes (March 20, 2022).  Also includes information about MCN!

▶ Biking in a Big City by Jun Nogami ~jnyyz~ (March 8, 2022): Bike lanes on Bloor in Mississauga.  Includes photos of cyclists from Toronto and Mississauga meeting at the Bloor Street border (Etobicoke Creek bridge), exchanging flags and vests ahead of the Mississauga Community Meeting (March 9) re the Bloor Street Integrated Project.

▶ Biking in a Big City by Jun Nogami ~jnyyz~ (March 20, 2022): A group ride along Bloor on the first day of spring 2022.  Includes photos, videos and commentary about cyclists from Toronto and Mississauga meeting at the Bloor Street border (Etobicoke Creek bridge) on March 20, 2022.

BLOOR RIDE VIDEOS: Meeting of Toronto and Mississauga riders at the Etobicoke Creek bridge (March 20, 2022).

▶ First Day of Spring Ride West for Bloor Bike Lanes to Mississauga, by Ben Singer.

▶ Ride for Bike Lanes on Bloor - Toronto to Mississauga, by Heather Jackson.



ISSUES: Learn more about the issues concerning the proposed plan for bike lanes as part of the Bloor Street Integrated Project in Mississauga: ▶ See MCN! Bloor Street webpage for more.