10 Aug '12, 1pm

Where the bike commuters are, mapped & analyzed: #smartgrowth #urbanplanning #bicycling

Where the bike commuters are, mapped & analyzed: #smartgrowth #urbanplanning #bicycling

In closely related news, the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Sustainable Communities Resource Center reports research showing that “cities with more bike paths and lanes have significantly higher rates of bike commuting, even when factors that influence cycling rates – such as weather, cycling safety, degree of sprawl, and the price of gasoline – are taken into account.” The findings in this study of 90 cities, conducted by Ralph Buehler of Virginia Tech and John Pucher of Rutgers and published in the journal Transportation , are consistent with earlier datra showing that cycling activity increased in Portland in the corridors where the city added bike lanes.

Full article: http://switchboard.nrdc.org/blogs/kbenfield/where_the_bik...

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