Media Release: Angus Reid Forum poll shows that Torontonians want a safe cycling network built as soon as possible and are willing to pay for it.

For Immediate Release
Thursday, May 12, 2016

An Angus Reid Forum poll shows that 86% of Torontonians support a safe cycling network with 67% of Torontonians wanting the network built in less than 9 years.

The poll, commissioned by Evergreen in partnership with Cycle Toronto, Toronto Centre for Active Transportation, and the Metcalf Foundation, shows that Torontonians from across the city strongly support a safe cycling network and they want it built as soon as possible.

Key Findings:

Torontonians support a comprehensive interconnected and safe cycling network.

Torontonians want the network built as soon as possible, supporting an accelerated investment to get the job completed in less than 9 years.

Torontonians see investment in a safe cycling network as one of many smart investments to get Toronto moving

A summary of poll results can be accessed here.

 

 

 


Posted On: May 12, 2016