The first cycle highway in Baden-Württemberg was opened at the end of May 2019 by State Transport Minister Winfried Hermann. Between Böblingen/Sindelfingen and Stuttgart, cyclists can travel eight kilometres without stress and traffic jams. An extension of the connection is to be investigated.
15. June 2019 | Nachrichten > Baden-Württemberg
Free travel on the first section between Frankfurt and Darmstadt
As one of the winners of the "Climate protection through cycling" competition, the 11-kilometer-long express cycle route received federal funding of 70 percent. The project was completed in only two and a half years, from the approval of the subsidies to the opening on 7 June 2019.
9. June 2019 | Nachrichten > North Rhine-Westphalia, Netherlands
The 6.5-kilometre Osnabrück-Belm cycle highway is separate from car and foot traffic. As a rule, it is four metres wide and at bottlenecks such as trees at least three metres. The cycle highway is a joint project of the city of Osnabrück, the district of Osnabrück and the municipality of Belm..
The entire cycle highway will run on its own route and thus be separated from the rest of the road traffic. The cyclists do not have to cross any roads so that they can drive through the entire route. The separate guidance will considerably increase traffic safety. The first section should be...
10. May 2019 | Nachrichten > Mecklenburg-West Pomerania
In Stuttgart's inner city districts “RegioRadStuttgart” now offers a clever and everyday alternative for children's transport, grocery shopping and family outings. Ten “LastenRegioRäder“ (cargo bikes with electrical support) enable transports up to a weight of 45 kilograms.
After the StadtRAD fleet was completely renewed on 1 February 2019 and increased to a total of 2,630 bicycles, cargo bikes were added, which can be borrowed since 6 April 2019. The aim is to increase the bicycle rental system to a total of 350 stations with around 4,500 bicycles.
For bicycle traffic in Austria, regulations on cycling on cycle paths have been specified, the introduction of a zipper system at the end of cycle paths or changes to the rules of conduct. It is also clarified that children aged nine who have successfully passed a corresponding examination receive...
In addition to the classic bicycle traffic counts, there are 13 permanent bicycle counters in the NRW state capital of Düsseldorf. On Mannesmannufer alone, 13 percent more cyclists were registered than in 2017, more than ever before. A total of 6.6 percent more cyclists were registered than in 2017.
25. January 2019 | Nachrichten > North Rhine-Westphalia