SafewaysTO Aims to Put Pedestrians and Cyclists First

June 8, 2020

Five Toronto-based organizations today announced their coming together to create SafewaysTO, an initiative that offers Torontonians an emerging network of increasingly-vital safe, linear public spaces or “safeways” (including bike lanes, multi-use trails, parks and ActiveTO closures), providing city-dwellers expanded routes to navigate and enjoy on foot and by active transportation safely.

SafewaysTO is led by Cycle Toronto, Walk Toronto, The Bentway, Park People and Spacing Magazine – organizations all dedicated to improving and enhancing the city’s public realm that have banded together to advocate for safe and viable routes for Torontonians, specifically for recreation, exploring, and commuting. Routes are available online at

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