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Safe and attractive bicycle parking below Lyngby Station

Safe and attractive bicycle parking below Lyngby Station

| April 24, 2018

Gottlieb Paludan Architects designed the underground bicycle parking facility that opened recently at Lyngby Station in the Copenhagen area. There is space for 870 bicycles, and the facility will clear up the area and reduce the congestion at Lyngby Station which was always dominated by randomly parked bicycles. The facility provides direct access to the

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First Ever Priority Plan for Bicycle Parking in Copenhagen

First Ever Priority Plan for Bicycle Parking in Copenhagen

| March 12, 2018

More than 200,000 parked bicycles were counted in 2017 in a citywide mapping in order to plan future developments of bicycle parking facilities towards 2025. By Jakob Schiøtt Stenbæk Madsen, City of Copenhagen We want more people to cycle Even though a great many people already cycle, the City of Copenhagen’s goal that 50% should

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Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s Annual Report 2017

Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s Annual Report 2017

| December 6, 2017

The Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s Annual Report 2017 is out! 2017 has been an exciting year. CED contributed to the new EU cycling strategy, entered the discussion on automated vehicles and cycling, launched a new publication and a Virtual Reality film, making it possible to cycle through the streets of Copenhagen. The CED is evolving

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Students help municipality reach its goal for number of people cycling

Students help municipality reach its goal for number of people cycling

| December 6, 2017

By Gorm Baagøe Andersen, Kolding Municipality and Birger Villadsen, COWI This autumn, more than 200 students from four gymnasiums in Kolding have worked with cycling in a project run by Kolding Municipality and the consultancy firms Welearn and COWI. The goal of the project is that the students’ ideas contribute to get more people cycling.Kolding

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How light creates safety and identity along the Cycle Superhighways

How light creates safety and identity along the Cycle Superhighways

| December 6, 2017

In 2016 Aalborg University and ÅF Lighting joined forces with Cycle Superhighways to create innovative lighting for the tunnels on the Cycle Superhighways in the Capital Region of Denmark. This light project is now being implemented on the Farum route. The main purpose of the Cycle Superhighways is to create better conditions for commuter cyclists and

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Women bike for integration

Women bike for integration

| December 6, 2017

By Hanne Thomsen-Mühlbrand og Lene Ahle Skoubo, Herning Municipality and Anne Marie Lautrup, Rambøll ”Cycling is dangerous for women .” This is what many doctors said when Danish women first started cycling. Since then the bicycle has become a part of Danish culture and a natural choice when it comes to transport – both for

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