In the middle-sized Danish town of Herning, 2012 was an important year for cycling. The Giro d’Italia mania had barely passed before Herning was chosen as ‘Cycle City of the Year’. The town’s efforts to boost cycling had already paid off, although they had just begun.
2013 war für Herning das Jahr des Fahrrads – kaum hatte das Giro d´ Italia-Fieber sich gelegt, da wurde Herning zur Fahrradstadt des Jahres 2012 ernannt. Die Arbeit an der Fahrradsatzung trug schon Früchte, obwohl sie gerade begonnen hatte.
The Capital Region of Denmark has made the world’s first ever regional bicycle account. 1 in 5 trips is carried out by bicycle, but there are huge differences in cycling mode-share between the city, the suburbs and greater suburbs municipalities. Cycling means fewer sick days The account is based on counting’s from 2007 to 2012 […]