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4 more reasons why we need protected bike lanes now

Mar 20, 2016 - 11:30 AM

Protected lanes are good for people the planet and profits These lanes help make for fairer cities too

OUT OF HARM’S WAY. In the Chinese city of Hangzhou, protected bike lanes show that citizens on bicycles are as equally important as people in cars. The barrier stops cars from encroaching on the protected lanes. The advanced stop line gives bicycles priority over right-turning cars. Photo courtesy of Karl Fjellstrom, Institute for Transportation and Development Policy China