- projectBikeLab projects expand cycling infrastructure and improve safety in Turkish cities
January 16-17, 2014 // Transforming Transportation 2014, co-organized by EMBARQ and the World Bank, Washington, D.C. Colin Hughes, Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (ITDP), presented on planning bike-sharing systems for better performance.
In seven short weeks, Sundays in Gurgaon, India, have become ubiquitously associated with Raahgiri Day, a non-motorized community event that closes 4.5 kilometers (2.8 miles) of city streets to vehicles and opens them to people.
December 11, 2013 // City of [Bike] for City Seminar, Istanbul, Turkey. Tolga İmamoğlu, EMBARQ Turkey Transport Engineer, presented a case study from Istanbul Technical University's campus at the seminar, held as part of EMBARQ Turkey's BikeLab project.
December 11, 2013 // City of [Bike] for City Seminar, Istanbul, Turkey. Settlemyre presented on the social aspect of cycling, drawing on examples from Peru.
Traffic safety improvements are an often-overlooked benefit of sustainable transport projects and policies. New research from EMBARQ finds that investments in biking and pedestrian infrastructure, improved mass transit systems, and measures to limit motor vehicle usage can all significantly...