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“Happy Bike, pedaleando hacia la felicidad”: la bicicleta como un medio de transformación urbana | Plataforma Urbana

“Happy Bike, pedaleando hacia la felicidad”: la bicicleta como un medio de transformación urbana | Plataforma Urbana | Urban mobility... | Scoop.it
Bolonia, Italia. © bartb_pt, vía Flickr.
“La bicicleta no es sólo un medio de transporte. Es mucho más. Es la posibilidad de hacer la ciudad más humana y más bella. Una ciudad que promueve la bicicleta es una ciudad feliz “.
Así es como comienza el libro “Happy Bike, pedaleando hacia la felicidad”, escrito por Alfredo Bellini, máster [...]
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5 Things You Should Know About the State of Walking and Biking in the U.S | Streetsblog USA

5 Things You Should Know About the State of Walking and Biking in the U.S | Streetsblog USA | Urban mobility... | Scoop.it
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Only 25 per cent of children walk to school alone compared to 86 per cent in 1971. What went wrong?

Only 25 per cent of children walk to school alone compared to 86 per cent in 1971. What went wrong? | Urban mobility... | Scoop.it
A study from the University of Westminster has this week shown that only 25 per cent of primary school pupils now travel home alone as opposed to 86 per cent in 1971 and 76 per cent today in Germany.
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Making the Bike as Logical a Choice for Commuters as the Car, Bus, Train or Metro

Making the Bike as Logical a Choice for Commuters as the Car, Bus, Train or Metro | Urban mobility... | Scoop.it
Even in an era of belt-tightening, Amsterdam and Copenhagen are investing tens of millions of euros to handle -- and encourage -- ever-increasing bike traffic.
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Creating – and Using – a Rating System for Neighbourhood Walkability (1993)

Creating – and Using – a Rating System for Neighbourhood Walkability (1993) | Urban mobility... | Scoop.it
Creating – and Using – a Rating System for Neighbourhood Walkability: Towards an Agenda for “Local Heroes”, by Chris Bradshaw, Ottawa, Canada October 1, 1993 (presented to t...
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Time to make tough choices on public transportation - thestar.com

Time to make tough choices on public transportation - thestar.com | Urban mobility... | Scoop.it

Former chief planner Paul Bedford emphasizes the many benefits of walking for a transportation network: "the problem will not go away and will require strong leadership from all political parties", writes the former head of city planning.

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Virtuous cycle: 10 lessons from the world’s great biking cities

Virtuous cycle: 10 lessons from the world’s great biking cities | Urban mobility... | Scoop.it
A six-month tour of the best cycling cities on the planet turns up some handy tips for U.S. bergs. Among them: Build bike infrastructure and they will come riding -- and if they ride, they’ll pus...
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Urban Planning 101 - Walkability

One of a series of animated videos describing Urban Planning principles, in this case, walkability.
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Mapas: Navegación Peatonal en el Centro histórico de Santiago, Chile | Plataforma Urbana

Mapas: Navegación Peatonal en el Centro histórico de Santiago, Chile | Plataforma Urbana | Urban mobility... | Scoop.it
Por Carlos Esponda. Arquitecto.

Los mapas presentados en este artículo son resultados parciales de la tesis “Navegación y movilidad peatonal” en el centro histórico de Santiago de Chile, realizada en el programa de posgrado Magíster de Territorio y Paisaje, de la Universidad Diego Portales en Santiago de Chile.
Esta investigación buscó revelar el grado de interacción actual entre el [...]
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The best cycling infrastructure in cities around the world – your pictures

The best cycling infrastructure in cities around the world – your pictures | Urban mobility... | Scoop.it
From boardwalks to bridges, tunnels to cycle-friendly subways, you shared your experiences of the best urban bike infrastructure from across the globe
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Montreal, Boston, NYC: Which city has the best bikeshare program?

Montreal, Boston, NYC: Which city has the best bikeshare program? | Urban mobility... | Scoop.it
What's it really like for a traveler trying to obtain temporary wheels in different cities? We've kicked some tires, and here's what we found.
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Estrategia 20:30:30:20, o por qué no debemos ver el mundo por partes - en bici por madrid

Estrategia 20:30:30:20, o por qué no debemos ver el mundo por partes - en bici por madrid | Urban mobility... | Scoop.it
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Frequency and Real-Time Info Help Transit Riders Most – Next American City

Frequency and Real-Time Info Help Transit Riders Most – Next American City | Urban mobility... | Scoop.it
While they may delight wonks aesthetically, ink-on-paper transit maps don’t convey all that they could in today’s digital age.
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Bike lanes 2.0: now or soon in a city near you | Kaid Benfield's Blog | Switchboard, from NRDC

Bike lanes 2.0: now or soon in a city near you | Kaid Benfield's Blog | Switchboard, from NRDC | Urban mobility... | Scoop.it
  Cities in the US, including Washington, DC where I live, are making significant investments in bicycling infrastructure.  Two categories that have appeared just in the last decade, for example, are bicycle sharing and urban bike stations where...
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Cortoplacismo, planificación y los argumentos para mantener el Impuesto a los Combustibles

Cortoplacismo, planificación y los argumentos para mantener el Impuesto a los Combustibles | Urban mobility... | Scoop.it
Entre pre-existencias, premoniciones y simulaciones, los resultados de un transporte público deficiente y una Autoridad que desde hace casi 4 décadas ha...
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