Skip to main content

Ward 18: Davenport

You need an account and be a member of this ward group to receive email updates. You can still see all public ward updates and events.

Davenport has one of the highest percentages of commuter cyclists in Toronto, but doesn't have enough cycling infrastructure. Come join us in advocating for more bike lanes!

Check us out on Facebook, Twitter, and Tumblr!

Ward News

Reminder: West End Social Dec. 3rd
laurapin on Nov 27, 2014

Just a reminder that in lieu of a December meeting, we are holding an End of Year Social on Wednesday Dec. 3rd at 7pm at The Sister (Queen just east of Sorauren). We welcome cycling adovcates from the west-end and beyond! Hope you can make it. 

 

If you are coming, please RSVP to lauragracepin (at) gmail.com so we know how many tables to reserve. Or you can RSVP on our Facebook Event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/721257447963730/?ref_dashboard_filter=upcoming

 

Cheers! 

Permalink
Next Ward 18 meeting - Tuesday, Nov. 4 (7 pm)
Liz Sutherland on Nov 2, 2014

Hi everyone!
Ward 18 meets on Tuesday at 7 pm at Caldense Bakery on Symington north of Dupont. We've moved to the first Tuesday of each month as it accommodates more of our regular volunteers. A draft ragenda and October meeting notes are attached.

The focus of this meeting is to plan a few outreach activities for 2015, including streetside/tune-up outreach to all those cyclists in our ward.

Come join us!

Liz S.

ward18 [at] cycleto [dot] ca

PS don't forget to renew your membership by Nov. 7 to help us win a Tune-Up/Fixit Stand for the Railpath! http://cycleto.ca/civicrm/pcp/info?reset=1&id=414

Permalink
I choose Olivia
jamker on Oct 27, 2014

Hey SafeStreetsSeventeen! It's voting day, and I'm off to help Alejandra and Olivia, who are teaming up by splitting volunteers into sub-groups for efficiency as we call on our neighbours for their vote; "get out the vote" (GOTV) is critical.

Obviously, I side with those who vote with their conscience instead of from fear ("strategic" voting is nothing else). If Ford squeaks up the middle--which I doubt-- at least the outcome reflects how badly we need Mr. Meslin's RaBIT. I'll stick my neck out here and predict Tory 38%, Chow 31% and Ford 23%.

Olivia is the cyclists' candidate. It's as simple as that. Shame on CycleTO for not giving her our strongest endorsement!

Permalink
Reminder - Ward 18 meeting Tuesday, Oct. 14 (7 pm at Caldense Bakery)
Liz Sutherland on Oct 13, 2014

Hi everyone!
Here's the draft agenda (and last month's meeting notes) for our meeting tomorrow (Tuesday) at Caldense Bakery on Symington north of Dupont. We're gearing up to give input into the next Toronto Bikeplan -- come and have your say on our priorities!

Don't forget, we're recruiting new Cycle Toronto members through our Refer-a-Rider team page! We've got till the end of October so please consider asking a couple of friends to join through this link: http://cycleto.ca/civicrm/pcp/info?reset=1&id=414

Happy cycling,

Liz S

ward18 [at] cycleto [dot] ca

Permalink
Ward 18 candidates meeting on sustainable transpo -- TONIGHT! Ward group mtg TUESDAY!
Liz Sutherland on Oct 8, 2014

Hi all,

Cycle Toronto Ward 18 is co-hosting an all-candidates debate for Ward 18 Council candidates tonight - join us! For details please see:

http://w18ycycle.tumblr.com/post/98138090332/ward-18-all-candidates-meeting

 

Our regular monthly ward group meeting will take place TUESDAY, Oct. 14 (as Monday is a holiday) at 7 pm at Caldense Bakery on Symington north of Dupont.

 

Happy cycling,

Liz S.

Permalink
Ward 18 meeting - Monday, Sept. 8 (7 pm) at Caldense Bakery (Symington/Dupont)
Liz Sutherland on Sep 7, 2014

Happy September, everyone! The Ward 18 group will meet this Monday (Sept. 8) at 7 pm at the Caldense Bakery, 337 Symington north of Dupont - agenda attached. Join us to help plan our fall activities! Newcomers always welcome!

Liz Sutherland

ward18 [at] cycleto [dot] ca

Permalink
Ward 18 July meeting notes posted - next meeting is Monday, August 11
Liz Sutherland on Jul 21, 2014

Hi everyone,

Here are the notes from our meeting on July 14. Please let us know if you'd like to get involved!

See you all at our next meeting - Monday, August 11 (7-9 pm). We are tentatively planning a picnic meeting! Details TBC.

Happy cycling,

Liz S.

ward18 [at] cycleto [dot] ca

Permalink
Agenda for Ward 18 meeting coming up - Monday, July 14
Liz Sutherland on Jul 8, 2014

Hi everyone,

Our next ward meeting is on Monday -- I've attached an agenda. Let me know if you have other items to discuss. We'll spend time thinking about our outreach priorities and have a chance to talk about what worked and what didn't in Bike Month.

We'll meet at 7 pm at the NORTH campfire (near the rinkhouse) in Dufferin Grove Park. Feel free to bring roastable snacks and bevvies -- there will be a few things on hand.

 

Newcomers are ALWAYS welcome!!

 

Happy cycling,

Liz Sutherland

ward18 [at] cycleto [dot] ca

Ward 18 June meeting notes posted - next meeting Monday, July 14 in Dufferin Grove Park!
Liz Sutherland on Jun 24, 2014

Hi everyone,

Here are the meeting notes from our June 9 meeting. We meet next at 7 pm on Monday, July 14, at the MAIN/NORTH campfire in Dufferin Grove Park. Bring hot dogs, veggie dogs, marshmallows or what-have-you to roast!

(If it is raining, we will meet at South Indian Dosa Mahal restaurant, 1262 Bloor West, where they have delicious and affordable vegetarian food.)

Newcomers are ALWAYS welcome! Send me an email if you want to get involved!

Happy cycling,

Liz Sutherland

Ward18 [at] cycleto [dot] ca

https://twitter.com/w18cycle

https://www.facebook.com/groups/w18cycle/

 

Have you filled out our Ward 18 cycling needs assessment survey? https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/KWT3CDF

Permalink
Ward 18 meeting - Monday, June 9 (7 pm) in Dufferin Grove Park
Liz Sutherland on Jun 6, 2014

Hi folks!

Our next ward group meeting is this coming Monday, June 9 at 7 pm at the south campfire in Dufferin Grove Park. Bring something to cook/eat if you'd like!

Attached are the draft meeting agenda and notes from last time.

Don't forget our Bike Month activities begin with a Community Garden Ride TONIGHT starting at 6:30 pm from Dufferin Grove. Details for all our events are posted here: http://w18ycycle.tumblr.com/post/87561059396/bike-month-events-co-hosted...

 

Happy riding,

Liz S

Ward18 [at] cycleto [dot] ca

 

Permalink

Group Info

Search by Address

E.g., 2976 Don Mills Rd W

Sign up or Log in

bicycle