TITLE

5 Essential Elements of a Bicycle-Friendly Community

AUTHOR(S)
Wyrrarrds, Nicole
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Planning;May/Jun2012, Vol. 78 Issue 5, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses five essential elements in creating a bicycle-friendly community. It includes engineering, encouragement, education, enforcement and evaluation and planning. It notes that bicycle friendly communities has its own benefits and challenges. Benefits include improved air quality, reduction of traffic congestion, and improved employee productivity. It is also stated that bicycling promotes active lifestyles.
ACCESSION #
75121492

 

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