“Biking” Best Match
Bike to Work Week: Why We Ride
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...I always associate my happiest childhood memories with riding a bicycle. And now, I’ve discovered that cycling is just as delightful for adults as it is for kids. Biking to...
If You Build It, They Will Come
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...it well, riders will come (your neighbours might visit too). Induced demand has application for biking and transit. These findings suggest that with a commitment similar to that shown to...
Seven Steps to a Thriving Downtown
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...Powered by demographic shifts coupled with a renewed interest in urban amenities, as well as transit, walking and biking, downtown cores have seen a major resurgence in recent years....
Should Bike Lanes have Warning Lights?
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Written by Alyssa Koehn A partnership between Safer Roads Ottawa and the local police service has led to the creation of a “cyclist detection system” for a major...
Urban Burbs, the Next Millennial Magnets?
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...to local shops, neighbourhood daycare and even microbreweries. While walking, biking and transit can make car ownership unnecessary, there are still trips that are best suited for cars, increasingly so...
Autonomous Vehicles Can Foster Streets as Places
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...vehicles will reinforce it. In cities like Vancouver, Canada, that means even more emphasis on transit, walking and biking. In other words, greater mobility freedom. Could the same be said...
e-Bikes: Danger or Game-Changer?
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Written by Alyssa Koehn It’s likely you’ve seen an e-bike on a local roadway and not noticed that it was any different; while some e-bikes are clearly motor...