The Biggest News Items of 2014

| December 30, 2014

UrsulaBachYY5A7156What were the biggest news from the Cycling Embassy of Denmark? We have had a look at what our readers liked the most in 2014. Here’s our Top 10 in case you missed them. 

 

 

 

 

10. To Cycle or Not to Cycle

What does it take for the Danes to cycle? Both the physical surroundings and individual conditions influence our choice of our means of transport in our daily lives.

9. 34 New Mobility Projects in Odense

Odense City Council passed an ambitious traffic and mobility plan that is meant to markedly change the infrastructure of the city and further sustainable traffic.

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8. Danish Consul Promotes Cycling

The Danish Consul in Macon in the state of Georgia, USA, is giving his city a helping hand towards creating a more liveable city by promoting the Danish bicycle culture.

7. Bikeable City Masterclass in Copenhagen, May 2015

The Cycling Embassy of Denmark will be hosting a new Bikeable City MASTERCLASS in Copenhagen on May 26.-30. 2015.

6. New Innovative Bicycle Parking in Copenhagen

One of Denmark’s most busy train stations, Nørreport Station, has been equipped with the first of nine “bicycle beds”.

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5. Adaptive Streets – New Handbook

After an internship with Gehl Architects, two students produced a handbook on strategies for making better urban spaces for citizens of all ages based on their experiences with the Gehl approach and the Danish bicycle culture.

4. New Bike-Sharing System in Denmark’s two largest cities

Copenhagen and Aarhus, Denmark’s two largest cities launched new public bike-share systems.

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3. New National Strategy for Cycling in Denmark

On July 4th, the Minister of Transport in Denmark launched a new strategy aimed towards getting more people to use their bikes.

2. The Cycle Snake

No more carrying your bicycle: Copenhagen opened a new 230 meters- long bicycle bridge and removed a missing link.

1. Focus on Cycling – New Publication from the City of Copenhagen

Focus on cycling contains guidelines for the road projects in the city of Copenhagen. The purpose is to contribute to road projects in Copenhagen being designed so that bicycle traffic is considered as optimal as possible.

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Category: Events with the Participation of the Cycling Embassy, Newsletters in English

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