Sauce Weekly: July 27

Yay! It’s Tuesday! And you know what that means?!?!? It’s Sauce Weekly Day!!!

1. Bike Building Blitz Party: Wednesday, July 28, 10am-6pm
2. Social Hub and Library Launch: Saturday August 7, all day long!
3. BIXI Launch Party: Wednesday, July 28, 7pm
4. Bike-In Movie Night (film TBA): Thursday, July 29, 9:30pm
5. Awesome Bike Greeting Cards by Baye Hunter @ ‘Sauce!…

‘Sauce Goes to the BIXI Launch on July 28 (and so should you)

On May 11-12, 2010, City Council passed motion PW32.8, adopting a BIXI Public Bike Share system here in Toronto. BIXI systems, born in Montreal, have already been successfully launched in several other cities, such as London, Washington and Boston.

Not too long ago, Toronto’s public bike system was in jeopardy. Cyclists, advocates, activists and citizens alike flooded councillors’ email inboxes with pleas to move ahead with the deal, a campaign lead by the Toronto Cyclists Union.…

Painting Jarvis Street

Jarvis workers

It’s here! It’s finally here! The paint has finally been put down on Jarvis Street!

The press release came out July 14, saying that the work on Jarvis was about to begin. The lights down the reversible middle lane were removed and solid yellow lines were painted to indicate to drivers that they should no longer use this infamous lane.

Unfortunately, this caused confusion for riders and drivers alike, following the fine example set by these guys.