This book provides a comprehensive account of all the ways cycling can save money, boost revenues, and help the economy both broadly and locally. The book starts with a look at the real transportation costs paid by families and individuals, and then examines the current civic costs of our transportation system. The book tells the stories of people, businesses, organizations, and cities who are investing in two-wheeled transportation.Learn More:
This United Nations publication argues that urban planning and design should focus on how to bring people and places together by creating cities that focus on accessibility. The publication highlight the transportation challenges experienced in cities throughout the world, and identifies examples of good practice from specific cities that address such challenges through improved planning and design of urban transport systems.Learn More:
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