News: Engineering an Innovation – the Story of Protected Bike Lanes

sf-jfk-cycletrackThis is the remarkable story of how “protected bike lanes”, a best-practice in Denmark, were imported to the USA and eventually became a FHWA policy standard.

Today, four years after the Green Lane Project launched, the United States has 270 protected bike lanes in 82 cities, a figure that has literally been growing exponentially, doubling every 26 months.  Read article here.

Author: Alan Medcalf

Alan is a post-corporate, volunteer, community builder living in Brockville, Ontario. He seeks to create sustainable lifestyle advantage for the community by creating opportunities for more people to choose to walk and to ride bikes. He promotes the health, social, environmental and economic benefits of active mobility.