21 December 2015
Updates on Calgary’s Cycle Track Pilot Project
General insight on Calgary’s cycle policy. Total bike trips, weather impact and satisfaction of cycle track users.
Between June 18 and November 15, 2015 388 000 bike trips were counted at three middle count locations. Network wide, 910 000 trips were counted at 10 count locations.
According to the Green Lane Project, American cities that have installed cycle tracks see on average a 75% increase in bicycle trips within their first year, yet Calgary’s numbers show a 95% average increase in daily bike trips along the network from September 2014 baseline data counts to September 2015 counts.
>> Full details on Calgary City News Blog