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Bike Lanes to Encircle Central Moscow in ‘New Habits’ Campaign

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279041.jpg Moscow currently boasts 850 kilometers of bike and public transportation lanes. Alexander Avilov / Moskva News Agency Transportation authorities plan to install bike lanes along the roadway that encircles central Moscow, deputy mayor Maxim Liksutov said Monday as the Russian ...

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Bike Lanes to Encircle Central Moscow in ‘New Habits’ Campaign

Bike Lanes to Encircle Central Moscow in ‘New Habits’ Campaign

279041.jpg Moscow currently boasts 850 kilometers of bike and public transportation lanes. Alexander Avilov / Moskva News Agency Transportation authorities plan to install bike lanes along ...

More People Are Dying on New York City’s Streets. What Went Wrong?

More People Are Dying on New York City’s Streets. What Went Wrong?

More cyclists were killed last year than in any year in two decades. Safety groups are calling on Mayor Bill de Blasio to strengthen his efforts.

New York City to 'break car culture' and build more than 250 new bike lanes

New York City to 'break car culture' and build more than 250 new bike lanes

City council passed legislation to invest $1.7bn in road infrastructure over 10 years in move to improve safety

Counterpoint: Bike lanes make things worse? No, for many, they make life better

Counterpoint: Bike lanes make things worse? No, for many, they make life better

Traffic-calming steps improve safety for the most vulnerable, and a lot of people favor them.

Alexandria wants to make Seminary Road safer for all travelers. Some residents aren’t happy.

Alexandria wants to make Seminary Road safer for all travelers. Some residents aren’t happy.

Seminary Road, an important artery in the City of Alexandria, is often congested and is especially dangerous for people bicycling and walking. The city has a plan to fix a 0.9-mile section ...

Experts to DOT: Here’s How to Protect Cyclists NOW

Experts to DOT: Here’s How to Protect Cyclists NOW

The time to hesitate is through. Let’s make our streets safe once and for all.

Climate emergency demands less traffic, more walkable cities

Climate emergency demands less traffic, more walkable cities

The climate emergency exploded onto the headlines in 2018, with a relentless series of disasters leading up to the UN COP 24 climate conference in December. But the people cutting climate ...

Corey Johnson Wants to ‘Break the Car Culture’ in New York City. What Does That Mean?

Corey Johnson Wants to ‘Break the Car Culture’ in New York City. What Does That Mean?

Speaker Johnson on the train (photo: City Council's office) Imagine a New York where cars no longer rule the road, and pedestrians and cyclists reclaim dominance of the city’s public ...

Philadelphia Mayor Makes Big Bike and Transit Promises. Advocates Have Doubts.

Philadelphia Mayor Makes Big Bike and Transit Promises. Advocates Have Doubts.

The City of Brotherly Love is one of America’s most autocentric cities — so can Jim Kenney fix it?

Webinar recap: “Innovation in Complete Streets Infrastructure”

Webinar recap: “Innovation in Complete Streets Infrastructure”

This September, we hosted “Innovation in Complete Streets Infrastructure” the tenth installment in our monthly webinar series Implementation & Equity 201: The Path Forward to Complete ...

New Zealand to fund 'pop-up' bike lanes, sidewalk widening amid pandemic

New Zealand to fund 'pop-up' bike lanes, sidewalk widening amid pandemic

The transportation minister has called on cities to apply for the funding, which will support tactical urbanism projects to improve cyclist and pedestrian safety.

The time to build Toronto’s cycling grid is now

The time to build Toronto’s cycling grid is now

Toronto needs to build an expanded, citywide grid of protected bike lanes, one that makes it possible for people to get to work and across the city sa...

Baltimore Approves Complete Streets Ordinance

Baltimore Approves Complete Streets Ordinance

Complete streets supporters see multiple benefits from prioritizing non-automobile users of the public right of way.

America’s 10 best new bikeways of 2018

America’s 10 best new bikeways of 2018

Bike infrastructure has become more useful, more beautiful, and more welcoming to all ages and abilities. We’re seeing creative uses of space, innovative structures, and purposeful ...

Barcelona lays out plan to support recovery of mobility after lockdown

Barcelona lays out plan to support recovery of mobility after lockdown

Barcelona City Council has announced its plans to implement temporary infrastructure to support the recovery of mobility once restrictions have been lifted.

Cities are failing cyclists. Here’s what needs to change.

Cities are failing cyclists. Here’s what needs to change.

It takes a lot more than fresh pavement to make a city friendly to cyclists.

If the UK Government wants to enable technology of the future, help the environment, and reduce congestion, they should:

If the UK Government wants to enable technology of the future, help the environment, and reduce congestion, they should:

A new paper by Matthew Lesh, the ASI’s Head of Research, makes the case for why and how the United Kingdom should legalise e-scooters: Electric scooters — or ‘e-scooters’ — provide ...

Paths to biking, walking improvements supported by wealth of research

Paths to biking, walking improvements supported by wealth of research

In the Twin Cities metro area, during the first five weeks of the governor’s coronavirus disease (COVID-19) stay-at-home order, people were biking and walking 51 percent more than usual, ...