Between Böblingen/Sindelfingen and Stuttgart
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
Pilot project in Berlin: "KoMoDo"
The KoMoDo project started in June 2018. The results show that micro-deposits are a transferable solution for municipalities as a starting point for the delivery of goods by cargo bikes in order to make delivery traffic environmentally friendly. The delivery of cargo bikes from the Berlin-...
28. May 2019 | Nachrichten > Berlin
Second cycle highway in Lower Saxony
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..
24. May 2019 | Nachrichten > Lower Saxony
From Warnemünde to Rostock main station
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
Funding of more than 80 percent possible for districts and municipalities
At the end of January 2019, the state parliament provided an important impetus for further expansion with the amendment of the Road Act. As a result, cycle highways are legally equal to state roads and district roads.
6. May 2019 | Nachrichten > Baden-Württemberg
Immediate action programme for clean air 2017-2020
With around 130 million euros, the federal government is financing transport projects for air pollution control in five model cities until 2020. The funds are available in addition to the " Immediate action programme for clean air 2017-2020" (Sofortprogramm Saubere Luft 2017-2020). Funding will...
15. August 2018 | Nachrichten > Germany
2.4 million Euro for mobility and climate protection
Funded by the National Climate Initiative (NCI) by the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety cycling conditions will be improved through lots of measures in cycling infrastructure, parking facilities, charging stations for e-bikes and additional bike share...
23. November 2017 | Nachrichten > Bremen
Promotion of walking and cycling in London
To get more Londoners "of all ages and backgrounds" active by making cycling and walking safer and easier in the capital , the new commissioner will work closely with the Mayor, Deputy Mayor for Transport and Transport for London (TfL)
3. January 2017 | Nachrichten > UK
Nationwide competition "climate protection in cycling"
24 model projects in cycling promotion get funds from Germany's Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB)
27. December 2016 | Nachrichten > Germany, Bavaria, Berlin, Hesse, Lower Saxony, North Rhine-Westphalia, Rhineland-Palatinate, Schleswig-Holstein
Streets as recreational area
The motto of the German Transport Planning Award 2016 was "Planning and designing of municipal main roads, recovering the city and municipal roads as a recreational area!”. The Association for Urban, Regional and Landscape Planning (SRL) recognises the new boulevard in the center of Kassel as a...
14. October 2016 | Nachrichten > Germany, Hesse