12 Aug '11, 6pm

Bogota's Amazing Bikeways! (Video) : TreeHugger

Bogota's Amazing Bikeways! (Video) A Model for the World This video by our friends at Streetfilms is not only great because it shows us a powerful example of bike infrastructure improving a city, but also because it shows how you can change the perception of riding a bike among citizens by treating bikes as an equally important way to get around and building safe lanes in both poor and rich neighborhoods. "When we build very high quality bicycle infrastructure, besides protecting cyclists, it shows that a citizen on a $30 bicycle is equally as important to one in a $30,000 car," said former mayor Enrique Peñalosa. Via Streetfilms . See also: Apple's Campus Has Elegant Bikes View the entire comment thread.

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