- Cycling agenda pushed in Parliament by Cambridge MP | Bikehub | http://www.bikehub.co.uk
Dr Julian Huppert, the LibDem MP for Cambridge, voted in at the last election, is chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Cycling Group and an extremely keen cyclist. In a long speech on Friday he praised some of the coalition Government’s cycling policies but also expressed reservations about the scrapping of Cycling England.
- European Cities Crack Down On Free Parking to Reduce Car Use, Make Room for Biking, Walking : TreeHugger
What needs to be done to get more people out of their cars? Offer incentives for taking public transportation? Make driving more expensive? It's a question that's being asked in congested metropolises around the world. But many European cities have found the answer to be fairly simple: make it harder (and/or costlier) to park.
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