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Is Cambridge Britain’s cycling capital?

Can you make your city a cycle city? Probably the city of Cambridge, is transforming into one: A new video from Streetfilms with the ambitious title “Cambridge: Britain’s Cycling Capital” shows how Cambridge manage to be able to demonstrate that 29% of commuters cycle … Continue reading

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How Amsterdam educated its citizens to follow the traffic rules?

What do you think? Amsterdam is considered a cycling capital but was not always a cycling city. The huge rise in car numbers during the ’50s and the ’60s caused a huge rise in the number of deaths on the roads. During … Continue reading

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Public participation in Piraeus City for sustainable mobility policies. A CycleCities result.

What do you think? One of the deliverables of the CucleCities project was Piraeus’ Cycling Implementation Plan. Piraeus is an extremely dense urban area built around the Piraeus harbor, the most important port of Greece. Planning for sustainable mobility in … Continue reading

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New Ways to Go- Private Investment in Cycling

A systematic process for calculating and comparing gains (benefits) and costs of projects, decisions and policies is the Cost-Benefit Analysis (CBA), which is used world-wide and is the official assessment tool for investments financed by EU funds, in order: to … Continue reading

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Cyclehoop

Includes great recycling idea – old cigarette machines now dispensing inner tubes!!!!!! http://us4.campaign-archive2.com/?u=17e6945053d966fe46f1e5d03&id=84e8f95cd6&e=6574a8c4ec

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CycleCities on OPEN DAYS 2014

Brussels, Belgium 100 workshops, 200 regions and cities were present this year at the European Week of Regions and Cities. The events proved this year again very successful and him – our CycleCities animation hero – George – was a … Continue reading

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Knowledge Center for Cycling Policy in The Netherlands

What do you think? A limited number of data on bicycle use in the Netherlands can be found in Cycling in the Netherlands. The data on trends in bicycle use have been analysed regularly.  The latest broad analysis: Monitoring bicycle policies 1996-1999. … Continue reading

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