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Carlos Felipe Pardo receives CED’s Leadership Award 2018

Carlos Felipe Pardo receives CED’s Leadership Award 2018

| June 14, 2018

Carlos Felipe Pardo of the organisation Despacio received the Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s annual award at a special Danish session at the Velo-city 2018 conference in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, today.  An inspiration across and beyond Latin America In order to win the Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s award, you must have done something extraordinary to

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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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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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Aalborg introduces cycling against the direction of traffic in 10 one-way streets

Aalborg introduces cycling against the direction of traffic in 10 one-way streets

| September 15, 2017

This spring, the Municipality of Aalborg allowed cycling against the direction of traffic on 10 one-way streets in central Aalborg. A cheap and simple initiative signaling that cyclists are prioritized more and more in Aalborg. The discussion about cycling against traffic on one-way streets has been a sensitive political subject. With increasing political support, an

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Collection of Cycle Concepts 2012

Collection of Cycle Concepts 2012

| August 1, 2013

“Collection of Cycle Concepts 2012” contains the most recent Danish bicycle knowhow on everything from infrastructure and road to campaigns and life style and updates the field since the publication of the first edition of “Collection of Cycle Concepts” from 2000.

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