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.
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Permanent counting points for bicycle traffic
25. January 2019 | Nachrichten > Nordrhein-Westfalen
In 2018, cycle traffic at the bicycle counters in the Austrian capital increased by six percent. All counting points recorded an increase. Last year, more than one million cyclists were counted at three of the automatic continuous counting points.
15. January 2019 | Nachrichten > Oesterreich
Investigation of the Federal Highway Research Institute (BASt)
Since January 2019, cyclists have been allowed to turn right after stopping at traffic lights at selected junctions at red in various cities. The Federal Highway Research Institute (BASt) is currently carrying out a pilot project in cooperation with various local authorities to test the feasibility...
8. January 2019 | Nachrichten > Baden-Württemberg, Bayern, Hessen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Sachsen
In 2018, the number of cyclists at the bicycle counters in Stuttgart rose significantly compared with the previous year. At the König-Karls-Brücke, the number climbed by 20 percent and at Böblinger Strasse by 26 percent. While an average of 1,305 cyclists per day were counted at the two counting...
3. January 2019 | Nachrichten > Baden-Württemberg
Integration into Constance bike rental system "konrad"
The TINK cargo bicycle-sharing system was tested in Constance for two years. Each TINK bike was used for an average of 2 hours and 47 minutes per day. The overwhelming response has now led to it becoming an integral part of the city's cycle hire scheme.
27. December 2018 | Nachrichten > Baden-Württemberg
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Test track funded by the National Climate Initiative (NKI)
On 12.11.2018 in Erftstadt near Cologne, Germany's Federal Minister for the Environment, Svenja Schulze, inaugurated Germany's first cycle path to be covered with robust photovoltaic modules and powered by solar energy. The electricity generated will illuminate the cycle path, operate the...
12. November 2018 | Nachrichten > Deutschland, Nordrhein-Westfalen
19 percent modal share of cycling
On 7.10.2018, the threshold of 10 million cyclists was reached at the twelve bicycle counters. On this day, the annual total rosed up to a total of 10,018,867 cyclists, an increase of around 13.5 percent compared to the previous year. According to MID, 19 percent of people in Cologne are now...
24. October 2018 | Nachrichten > Nordrhein-Westfalen
BMVI provides 25 million euros
In order to enable the construction of cycle highways in the construction load of the federal states and municipalities, the federal government has amended the Federal Highway Act. Now that all the federal states have agreed to the jointly developed funding criteria, the funds are free.
6. October 2018 | Nachrichten > Deutschland
On 10 September 2018, the Baden-Württemberg Minister of Transport with representatives of the Böblingen district and the cities of Böblingen and Sindelfingen celebrated the go-ahead for the implementation of an approximately eight-kilometre-long section of construction of the first municipal cycle...
11. September 2018 | Nachrichten > Baden-Württemberg