Archive for the ‘urban planning’ Category

On Bike Lanes
September 27, 2010

BikePortland posted this video of one woman’s view (along with others’) on the new NYC 1st Ave. bike lane and how it’s not so perfect. Check it out!


The Dutch Do It Better
September 27, 2010

YouTube – Junction design for safer cycling Netherlands.

a better way for cyclists to make left turns with cars.

Thanks, LA.
May 18, 2009

LADOT Proposes to Cut Full Funding from Bikeways Office – LAist

Town Without Cars
May 12, 2009

70 percent of Vauban’s families do not own cars, and 57 percent sold a car to move here. “When I had a car I was always tense. I’m much happier this way,” said Heidrun Walter, a media trainer and mother of two, as she walked verdant streets where the swish of bicycles and the chatter of wandering children drown out the occasional distant motor.

via Germany Imagines Suburbs Without Cars – (emphasis added)