18 Sep '12, 7pm

Elevated Bike "Veloway" Superhighway Proposed for Melbourne, Australia

Elevated Bike "Veloway" Superhighway Proposed for Melbourne, Australia

First Chris Hardwicke proposed VeloCity for Toronto ; then Sam Martin proposed Skycyle for London. Now Chris points to another another bicycle superhighway in the sky, the Veloway, in Melbourne, Australia. It is cleverly hung off the side of an existing elevated, separated rail corridor. Estimated to cost A$ 20 million, Grant O'Donnell of Melbourne Lifeform Development claims it would take a lot of load off the trains. He is quoted in Bicycle Network Victoria: We believe this proposal will propel Melbourne forward as a leader in providing technically advanced but practical bike infrastructure. It will provide net state benefits through improved cycle safety, reduced CBD congestion, an easing of pressure on the public transport system as well as being an appealing amenity for tourists and ride to work commuters Alan Davies in Crikey is not impressed. While I don’t expect on...

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