Tag Archives: Netherlands

Building the Cycling City

The Dutch Blueprint for Urban Vitality This book, Building the Cycling City, should be compulsory reading for all Australian urban planners and city councillors. It’s about much more than just cycling – it’s about how the Dutch blueprint for Active … Continue reading

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Building a Cycling City

Urban Vitality – Its needed here too. In car-clogged urban areas across the world, the humble bicycle is enjoying a second life as a legitimate form of transportation. City officials are rediscovering it as a multi-pronged (or -spoked) solution to … Continue reading

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Just Dreaming?

Or could Box Hill hope to emulate Utrecht one day? Sit back and count the cars. Don’t try to count the pedestrians and bikes. You’ll go nuts! Utrecht is the fourth largest city in the Netherlands with a population of … Continue reading

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