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Cape Town cycle lanes to go green!

Following the successful trial of green painted cycle lanes in a section of Bree Street, the City of Cape Town has made a decision to demarcate all cycle lanes that are in roadways by painting them green.

Whatever the final design turns out to be, Albert Road needs a cycleway that invites bicyclers and protects them from opening doors and heavy vehicles.

The Case For Better Cycleways: Albert Road

[ June 21, 2012; 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm. ] Better design: Whatever the final design turns out to be, Albert Road needs a cycleway that invites bicyclers and protects them from opening car doors and heavy vehicles.

Cycling in Japan

10 ideas for boosting cycling in Cities

The fourth edition of #CityTalk entitled “Cycling and Cities” was yet another success, reaching close to 30,000 people. We were honoured to be joined by the European Cyclist’s Federation and Iván De la Lanza from Ecobici, who helped set the scene for a fast paced discussion and debate on the role of bicycles, infrastructure and communities in building sustainable cities.
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#CoffeeMob – Join the Cycle-Train-Cycle to Khayelitsha

[ February 16, 2013; 9:00 am to 1:30 pm. ] Join us we meet up with a few friends and MetroRail to try the new coffee at Department of Coffee in Khayelitsha. Bring a bicycle, friends and some cash.

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I’m one of those obnoxious people who is proud of not having a television, but I nevertheless found out that this aired Tuesday and am quite taken with it. CNN came to our city to talk about how the Copenhagenization of cities can occur, and I’m pleased that the piece actually highlights why cycling here […]