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Mobility behaviour in Germany is changing - now policies must follow

On Jun 15, 2020
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In Berlin, Hamburg and Munich car traffic fell by more than a third📉during #COVID19 peak In their place, pop-up cycle lanes🛣️have taken over road space, while @Umwelthilfe has crowd-sourced applications for 2,600 additional bike lanes👏 https://t.co/KWScyRHN4M
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Germany was one of the more successful European countries in keeping the number of victims of the coronavirus low, but that was achieved by a set of strict lockdown measures that had an impact on ‘normal’ life. ...

On Jun 15, 2020
@transenv shared
In Berlin, Hamburg and Munich car traffic fell by more than a third📉during #COVID19 peak In their place, pop-up cycle lanes🛣️have taken over road space, while @Umwelthilfe has crowd-sourced applications for 2,600 additional bike lanes👏 https://t.co/KWScyRHN4M
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Mobility behaviour in Germany is changing - now policies must follow

Mobility behaviour in Germany is changing - now policies must follow

Germany was one of the more successful European countries in keeping the number of victims of the coronavirus low, but that was achieved by a set of strict lockdown measures that had an ...

Berlin gets ‘pop-up’ bike lanes to boost cycling in pandemic

Berlin gets ‘pop-up’ bike lanes to boost cycling in pandemic

BERLIN (AP) — Authorities in Berlin are setting up temporary bicycle lanes to meet demand for safe cycling on the German capital's streets during the coronavirus pandemic, angering some...

'A new normal': how coronavirus will transform transport in Britain's cities

'A new normal': how coronavirus will transform transport in Britain's cities

The dominance of the car is being seriously challenged for the first time in decades, say experts

The European Cyclists' Federation's Recommendations for the COVID Recovery

The European Cyclists' Federation's Recommendations for the COVID Recovery

During the quarantine, cycling has proven to be the safest, most efficient mode of transport we have. It cuts air pollution, which is likely to help spread the virus, and guarantees social ...

Biking Provides a Critical Lifeline During the Coronavirus Crisis

Biking Provides a Critical Lifeline During the Coronavirus Crisis

Expanding biking infrastructure in cities will not only protect human health and curb climate change, it can help economies recover after COVID-19.

In a Global Health Emergency, the Bicycle Shines

In a Global Health Emergency, the Bicycle Shines

As the coronavirus crisis forces changes in transportation, some cities are building bike lanes and protecting cycling shops. Here’s why that makes sense.

America’s Best Large Cities for Biking

America’s Best Large Cities for Biking

What does it take to stand out as one of the nation's top biking cities? We turn to top-ranking cities for answers.

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Pop-up bike lanes: a rapidly growing transport solution prompted by coronavirus pandemic

Pop-up bike lanes: a rapidly growing transport solution prompted by coronavirus pandemic

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Chain reaction: commuters and cities embrace cycling in COVID-19 era

Chain reaction: commuters and cities embrace cycling in COVID-19 era

Worried about catching coronavirus? Want to get back in shape after weeks of lockdown? Many commuters in Europe are now hopping onto bikes, and city planners are making extra room for them.

How cities are reshaping streets to prepare for life after lockdown

How cities are reshaping streets to prepare for life after lockdown

How to prepare for a future where people can’t crowd into trains and buses? Make sure you get more bikers—not more drivers.

Moving in the right direction: How the first Korean “Bike to Work Challenge” is leveraging technology to tackle climate change

Moving in the right direction: How the first Korean “Bike to Work Challenge” is leveraging technology to tackle climate change

By Tu My Tran, Senior Officer, Sustainable Mobility, ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability Contributors: Yongseok Oh (Daegu Council for Sustainable Development), Heecheol Yun ...

Chicago must act now to prevent a post-COVID spike in driving and crashes

Chicago must act now to prevent a post-COVID spike in driving and crashes

We need to make walking, biking, and transit safer and more appealing, or we’re going to see an increase in driving, congestion, pollution and crashes once the Stay at Home order is lifted.

Germany to extend virus-related travel ban for non-European countries

Germany to extend virus-related travel ban for non-European countries

Germany plans to extend a travel ban for non-European countries until Aug. 31, government sources told Reuters on Tuesday, adding Berlin was also strongly advising against any cruises due ...