Urban Cycling

8 Utterly Genius Bicycle Infrastructure Examples

Bicycle footstand

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In recent years, urban planning has significantly shifted towards more sustainable and eco-friendly transportation options.

Among these, bicycling has emerged as a key player, not just as a leisure activity but as a viable mode of daily commute. This surge in cycling’s popularity has prompted cities worldwide to rethink their infrastructure, leading to the implementation of groundbreaking and creative solutions.

In this article, we will delve into some of the most utterly genius examples of bicycle infrastructure changing how people think about and use bicycles in city environments.

1. Footrests at Traffic Lights


2. Underground Bike Parking Station

Parking garage for bicycles

3. Road Signs for Safety

Road Sign for safety
Road signs to show safe distance between cars and cyclists

4. Creative Bicycle Parking Solutions

Bicycle parking
Bike-shaped stands for locking up your bicycle.

5. Solar-Powered Bike Lanes

FB: Solar bike path

6. Bicycle Escalator for Uphill

An escalator to push you uphill.

7. Separate Bicycle Lanes

Separate bicycle lanes
Separate bicycle lanes are nowhere near cars or pedestrians.

8. E-Bike Rental and Charging

E-bike charging and rental
E-bike public rental and charging stations

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