29 Jan '15, 5pm

London Proposes Cycling Superhighway

London Proposes Cycling Superhighway

It’s about more than just pollution though; London’s population may be exceeding the limits of its transit system. London’s Transport Commissioner, Sir Peter Hendy, has warned that overcrowding on the public transport system could lead to riots. “If we want to avoid disorder or people taking to their cars to get to work – causing even more congestion – then investing in cycling superhighways like these is an absolute must.” It’s hard to imagine riots on city buses, especially if you’ve ever seen the orderly way the English line-up (or “queue” as they call it) for mass transit.

Full article: http://gas2.org/2015/01/29/london-proposes-cycling-superh...

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