The City of Cape Town has released its Draft Cycling Strategy. It is open for public comment 23 January – 21 February 2017, so follow this link to have your say about the future of cycling in Cape Town! “The Cycling Strategy aims to increase the percentage of commuter trips made by bicycle from the […]
We are thrilled to announce that Pick n Pay has joined our Bike Friendly Business Program – kickstarting their bike friendly campaign with the installation of bike parking facilities at their Head Office in Kenilworth. Spearheaded by Andre Nel, Pick n Pay’s Sustainable Development Manager, the campaign aims to encourage and assist staff who want […]
October is Transport month and we have decided to release out inner geeks and dig deep into the numbers that power the transformation of Transport policy and strategy in bicycle cities around the world. Data that has been intrinsic to helping drive change and benchmark success.
“Historically, streets were human spaces. Let’s design our cities like we design toasters or smartphones, following the desire lines of our citizens.”.
Ever wondered what it would be like to live and ride in Amsterdam. This short film by Streetfilms, offers a fascinating cross-section of commentary on life in the City of Bikes.
We all love protected bike lanes, but dread when they come to a dead end at a busy intersection. Now there is a solution – THE PROTECTED INTERSECTION. In this great video Urban Designer Nick Falbo shares his vision for safer cycleways.
Truly drool worthy – a fascinating look at cycling in Copenhagen, one of the most bicycle friendly cities in the world!
Despite living in the shadow of Copenhagen, Malmö is setting a shining example of how to convert motorists to cyclists – through a brilliant campaign called ‘No Ridiculous Car Trips’.
In this, the second of our series on emerging bicycle cities, we look at Indianapolis. This midwestern city is known worldwide for its famous Indy 500 race, but with the strong support of Mayor Greg Ballard, Indy is racing to become one of America’s most bicycle-friendly cities. One of their most impressive pieces of NMT […]
Emerging bicycle cities are the new “visionaries” in terms of bicycle advocacy and culture. Dublin, Ireland is the first of three highlighted emerging bicycle cities from which Cape Town can learn a thing or two.