3 November 2014, 11926KB
Cycling is an important part of urban transport.However, for many years its role has been neglectedin the UK, with the focus mainly on the needs of motortraffic. Cycling is one of the most sustainable forms oftransport, and increasing its use has great potential.To release this potential, highways, public spaces andother rights-of-way need to be organised accordingly.Planning for cycling is discussed in these guidelines;detailed design of infrastructure and facilities for cycleusers will be examined elsewhere.These guidelines are organised in the followingsections:2. Cycling Characteristics, Behaviour andTrends in the UK3. Benefits of Cycling4. Current Conditions and Challenges5. Legal and Regulatory Context for Cycling6. Cycling Strategies and Plans7. Planning Cycle Networks and Routes8. Promoting Cycling9. Monitoring and Evaluation of Cycling Schemes10. Further Information on Planning for Cycling
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