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Action Alert!

Make your voice heard (by 5PM Monday, April 22!) Visit our Action Alert page right now to get started, or read below for more context. The death of Natasha Fox on May 24, 2024 impacted many lives in Saskatoon. The trauma to the community inspired an outpouring of grief, a memorial ride that saw hundreds…

Do the WeBike Saskatoon cycling survey!

WeBike Saskatoon is a student group taking part in a research project at the University of Saskatchewan. The project aims to tackle the accessibility problems of cycling in Saskatoon through creating awareness at high schools and promoting the implementation of infrastructure projects. Their survey is quick to fill out and will help the students understand…

Opinion: Cycling safety in Saskatoon is only controversial to a few

A retired Saskatoon man responds to a column on the conflict between cyclists and others in the city that has focused on bike lanes. Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Published Dec 27, 2023 Phil Tank’s “Deaths cast dark shadow on Saskatoon’s new bike lane battle” (SP, Dec. 12, 2023) is provocative. In framing bike lanes and speed limits…

Slow Roll: Bike Safety and Awareness 2023

Join us tomorrow, Saturday, October 14, 2023 on our slow roll of reflection for the year so far; one of great cycling participation, visibility, and action, but also of tremendous tragedy. We will be thinking about successful BYXE Weeks and touring some excellent new pieces of infrastructure, while also holding space for the loss to…

Reminder: 3rd Annual Cathy Watts Memorial Slow Roll – Tonight 6PM

At 6PM, we’ll be gathering at d’Lish by Tish for an art tour by bicycle to remember and honour our past co-chair, the OG “Biking Gramma”, the indomitable, the warm, the wonderful Cathy Watts. She was a tireless advocate for bicycle use and safety in Saskatoon, and helped shape the diverse and ever growing community…

June 30: postscripts!

Connecting Avenue C Survey – last day! Today (June 30, 2023) is the final day to offer your feedback on the proposed bicycle infrastructure on Avenue C from Spadina to 45th St. If you have not already responded to the City of Saskatoon’s Phase 3 survey, please do it today! Be sure to support the…

Urgent!

You writing a letter to Council today is critically important. (details below) Natasha Fox’s death while cycling on May 24th, 2023 has brought our best and worst stories together in a united call for more respect and safety for all road users. None of us wants a tragedy like that to happen again, ever.  We…

Reminder: Weekend Bike Activities!

ParticipACTION’s Community Challenge Slow Roll #3 Reminder: every Saturday in June is a Community Challenge Slow Roll day in Saskatoon! That means tomorrow (Saturday, June 17th) is another chance to get on your bike and help make ours the most active community in Canada. By participating, you can win individual prizes, group prizes, and community…

Reminder: Slow Rolls in June and more!

Remember: every Saturday in June is a Community Challenge Slow Roll day in Saskatoon! That means tomorrow (Saturday, June 10th) is another chance to help make our city the most active community in Canada. By participating, you can win individual prizes, group prizes, and community prizes by just getting your heart rate up! (If you…