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New Bicycle Account: Bicycles outnumber cars in central Copenhagen

New Bicycle Account: Bicycles outnumber cars in central Copenhagen

| December 5, 2017

The new Bicycle Account for 2016 is out and it shows that cycling is still the preferred mode of transportation to work and education in Copenhagen.  Since 2014, the number of kilometers cycled on an average weekday in Copenhagen has increased from 1.34 to 1.4 million. In fact, this year cyclists outnumbered cars in central

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New Bicycle Track Priority Plan for Copenhagen

New Bicycle Track Priority Plan for Copenhagen

| September 15, 2017

By Jakob Schiøtt Stenbæk Madsen and Maria Streuli  Analyses and citizens’ involvement have resulted in a detailed plan of how the bicycle track network in Copenhagen should be expanded before 2025. We want more people to cycle Even though a great many people are already cycling, the City of Copenhagen’s goal of 50% of people

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Copenhagen City of Cyclists – facts and figures 2017

Copenhagen City of Cyclists – facts and figures 2017

| July 4, 2017

The City of Copenhagen has a long tradition of systematic data collection to document the development in cycling and identify future challenges. City of Copenhagen has published a leflet with the newest facts and figures.  Every second year the Municipality of Copenhagen publish a new Bicycle Account summarizing key statistics on cycling in Copenhagen. The

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Take a virtual bike ride around Copenhagen with Cycling Embassy of Denmark

Take a virtual bike ride around Copenhagen with Cycling Embassy of Denmark

| June 16, 2017

Do you want to promote the Danish bicycle culture or put cycling on the agenda? Try the Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s virtual reality film. Let decision makers, urban planners and citizens in your country or city experience the Danish bicycle culture firsthand on a virtual bike ride around Copenhagen. Our VR-film takes you around the

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New figures on cycling in Copenhagen break the record

New figures on cycling in Copenhagen break the record

| June 1, 2017

The City of Copenhagen has a long tradition of systematic data collection to document the development in cycling and identify future challenges. A new Annual Bicycle Report on Cycling was introduced last year as an addition to the biannual Bicycle Account. The 2017 Annual Bicycle Report confirms that cycling is still the preferred mode of

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CED Member: Municipality of Copenhagen

CED Member: Municipality of Copenhagen

| December 13, 2016

For Copenhageners, cycling is as natural as brushing their teeth. Very few Copenhageners regard themselves as ”cyclists.” Most see themselves merely as citizens who transport themselves from A to B, using the fastest and most flexible mode of transport, which the bicycle just happens to be in most cases. Copenhagen illustrates that cycling can become

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