Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Save to My Library
Look up keyword or section
Like this
6Activity

Table Of Contents

LIST OF ABBREVIATIONS
GLOSSARY
LIST OF BOXES
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
1. INTRODUCTION
1.1. Urban mobility
1.2. EU initiatives
1.3. This briefing note
1.4. The structure of this note
2. CYCLING: CONCEPTS AND CURRENT PROBLEMS
- transport efficiency;
2.1. Introduction
2.2. The benefits of cycling
2.2.1. Transport efficiency
2.2.2. Environmental benefits
2.2.3. Health and fitness issues
2.2.4. Economic and Social impacts
2.3. Current major problems
2.3.1. Cyclists’ safety and security
2.3.2. Lack of bicycle parking facilities
2.3.3. Weather conditions
2.3.4. Poor intermodality
3. THE CURRENT SITUATION IN EUROPE
3.1. Statistics on bicycle use
3.2. National cycling policies
3.3. Promoting cycling as tourism and leisure
4. MAIN CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES
4.1. Road infrastructure and parking facilities
4.1.1. Positive trends in cycling in Seville
4.1.2. Cycle infrastructure in Copenhagen
4.1.3. Bicycle parking facilities in Münster
4.1.4. Suggested measures
4.2. Safety
4.2.1. Training and education at schools in Germany and England
4.2.2. Suggested measures
4.3. Increasing intermodality
4.3.1. The Italian experience of Ferrara, the “City for Cyclists”
4.3.2. Suggested measures
4.4. Security
4.4.1. Supervised parking in the Netherlands
4.4.2. Registered bicycles in Amsterdam
4.4.3. Radio Frequency Identification Scheme in Copenhagen
4.5.1. Opening one way streets for car traffic to bicycle transit
4.5.2. Allowing bicycle transit in bus lanes
4.5.3. Reducing speed limit of cars to 30 km/h
4.5.4. Allowing right-hand turns at red traffic lights for cyclists
5. CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
5.2. The importance of policy integration
5.3. Key areas for future intervention
5.4. The role of the authorities
ANNEX
A.1 Cycle infrastructure in the Netherlands12
A.2 The Sustrans Links to Schools and Bike It projects
A.3 Vélib’ bike sharing scheme in Paris
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
Promotion Cycling

Promotion Cycling

Ratings: (0)|Views: 2,028 |Likes:
Published by Davide Burgalassi

More info:

Published by: Davide Burgalassi on Oct 25, 2010
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

02/04/2013

pdf

text

original

You're Reading a Free Preview
Pages 4 to 33 are not shown in this preview.
You're Reading a Free Preview
Pages 37 to 74 are not shown in this preview.

Activity (6)

You've already reviewed this. Edit your review.
1 hundred reads
1 thousand reads
pjk liked this
kannanjawkar liked this
Gabriel Weitz liked this

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->