Motion To: WHEREAS the Provincial Government has implemented CycleON: Ontario’s Cycling Strategy with the vision of seeing cycling recognized, respected, and valued as a core mode of transportation that provides individuals and communities with health, economic environmental, social and other benefits; WHEREAS the Provincial Government has implemented the Ontario Climate Change Strategy to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to 80% below 1990 levels by 2050, and build a prosperous low-carbon economy; WHEREAS increasing cycling can play an important role in meeting our climate change goals; WHEREAS Ontario’s daily cycling mode share is currently 1%; WHEREAS an Ontario wide poll shows that 4.5% of Ontario residents ride a bike at least monthly and that 54% of Ontario residents want to cycle more than they currently do; WHEREAS of the 54% polled, 67% would be encouraged to cycle more if there were more and better cycling infrastructure available (Share the Road, 2014); WHEREAS studies hav

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