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A Wiggle, Protected Lanes, and Bikeshare Bring Hope to San Francisco Bicycle Commuting

Friday, August 15, 2014 10:16 AM

I got to explore San Francisco by bicycle over a couple of days during this month’s crucially educational Association for Commuter Transportation conference. There’s no doubt the city is a leader at promoting bike riding. However, even in San Francisco, where dozens of riders pour down the protected bike lanes of Market Street every minute […]






by Paul Mackie
Health
Bike Count

Better Data Collection is Path to Helping People Bike and Walk

Wednesday, August 13, 2014 10:07 AM

There is not yet a nationally accepted standardized method for conducting counts of bicyclists and pedestrians, and the frequency of conducting counts varies among states and cities. There have been numerous efforts to create a more reliable means to measure travel. In 2005, Barnes and Krizek developed a formula for determining total bicycling trips by multiplying the […]






by Mary Lauran Hall
Community Design
Copenhagen Bus featured

My Experience in Multi-Modal Copenhagen

Friday, January 4, 2013 2:25 PM

My boyfriend and I decided to spend Christmas week in Copenhagen because we are both bicycle-as-transportation advocates, and there are few cities that do biking better than Copenhagen. The city is known as “The City of Cyclists,” and with good reason – a third of the population uses bikes for transportation. Flat terrain and bicycle-friendly […]






by Elizabeth A. Floyd
Research

2008 ACCS Commercial Building Study

Tuesday, December 2, 2008 8:20 AM

This study explored the relative roles of site features, public transit, parking, and other transportation services on commercial location decisions in Arlington County and on the choices employees make in how they travel to work.  This study was designed to assess the value of ACCS’ services to employers and employees and to define the role […]






by ACCS Research Team