Holy crap, my city officials have a sense of humour! And they care about the environment!

Sometimes, this city drives me crazy — there aren’t enough bike lanes, the public transit system is a mess and we’ve even banned kite-flying in one of our parks! And yet, every now and then, Toronto gets it right. The most recent example is here below, for your viewing pleasure:


29 Responses to Holy crap, my city officials have a sense of humour! And they care about the environment!

  1. […] also saw this yesterday, at the blog Green as a Thistle. This video is quite funny, almost to the point where you don’t believe the City are the ones […]

  2. Rosie R. says:

    LOL I wish my city ( Madison, WI, USA ) had that kind of humor!!

  3. Jen says:


    I wish Madison had that kind of humor too!

  4. monado says:

    For anyone who obeys traffic laws and bikes in a predictable manner, using common sense, bike lanes unnecessary. They are no safer than biking on a shared road and perhaps less so, as they instill a false sense of confidence.

  5. Lilly says:

    There needs to be more education and enforcement of bikes and vehicles on the same roadways. Then you will see more people feeling safe enough to cycle.

  6. kole says:

    I love these guys, one thing Toronto finally got right! Now we need some characters to help get people recycling more!

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