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Jarvis Street Should Be Safe for Everyone

November 13, 2012, Torontoist.

Arts and culture writer Steve Fisher explains why he sat down in the middle of a bike lane yesterday.

When I left the Jarvis Taskforce‘s emergency meeting this past weekend, I was fairly convinced that I wanted to protest the removal of the Jarvis Street bike lane in some way. It wasn’t until yesterday afternoon, though, when I heard the scrub truck power-washing the lane away through my window, that I realized I was going to take the drastic action of sitting in the street to halt its progress.

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