Tag: planning

Super highways for cyclists

Super highways for cyclists

| September 2, 2010

Bicycle motorways to encourage people to bike to and from work

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Bicycle Parking

Bicycle Parking

| September 1, 2010

Cycling as a means of transport is on the increase in many towns and cities around the world, and further growth in the number of cyclists is expected in the coming years. At the same time, a lot is being done at many levels to get more people on their bicycles. However, not much thought […]

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Jan Gehl: Making healthy cities

Jan Gehl: Making healthy cities

| August 20, 2010

“Cities of the 21st century should be lively, safe, sustainable and healthy cities. Jan Gehl tells us how all of these qualities can be achieved through the policy of making walking and cycling the preferred mode of movement in the city.”

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Our Cities Ourselves: 10 Principles for Transport in Urban Life

Our Cities Ourselves: 10 Principles for Transport in Urban Life

| August 10, 2010

A publication showing how modern cities can meet the challenges of climate changes and population growth

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Let’s Reinvent the Wheel for a Change

Let’s Reinvent the Wheel for a Change

A publication about the cycling culture in Denmark

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Co-benefits of cycling

Co-benefits of cycling

Interview with John Whitelegg, Professor of Sustainable Transport, on the co-benefits of cycling

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Google launches bike planner in USA

Google launches bike planner in USA

Google Maps has launched a service to plan bicycle routes in 150 cities in the U.S.

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Municipality of Fredericia

Municipality of Fredericia

| March 12, 2010

Planning with Cyclists in Mind

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Dreams On Wheels

Dreams On Wheels

Danish Cycling Culture For Urban Sustainability Dreams on Wheels is a conceptual exhibit promoting urban cycling as a personal transportation alternative. It provides an overview of best practice from Denmark concerning cultural planning, innovative industrial design, and city planning.

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Gehl Architects

Gehl Architects

| March 2, 2010

Better Cities for People

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Municipality of Odense

Municipality of Odense

| March 2, 2010

The First City to Focus on Cycling

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COWI A/S

COWI A/S

| March 2, 2010

Expertise in Cycle Traffic and Bicycle friendly Urban Planning 

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Lars Gemzøe at Öresund – världens bästra cykelregion 4th of March

Lars Gemzøe at Öresund – världens bästra cykelregion 4th of March

Lars Gemzøe from Cycling Embassy of Denmark, senior lecturer and associate partner in Gehl Architects, will make a presentation in Danish entitled ”Cykelbyer er bløde byer – byer for mennesker” in Malmö on Thursday the 4th of marts at 12:45 at the conference ”Öresund – världens bästra cykelregion”. The conference takes place at Malmö högskola, […]

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Cycling Award to Mayor Bloomberg of New York City

Cycling Award to Mayor Bloomberg of New York City

| December 17, 2009

The first biking lanes have seen the light of day in Manhattan with the result that the people of New York have started to ride bikes. Because of that, the Cycling Embassy of Denmark decided to award Mayor Bloomberg of New York City.

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