The Clean Hippie

Seeking the sustainable life in New York City

Yep. October 15, 2009

Filed under: Cool sites — Alden @ 2:21 pm
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Remember that post I wrote on how wonderful Amsterdam is? Well, apparently Copenhagen is just as awesome. Read this sweet article on how Copenhagen takes away space from drivers and gives it to cyclists. Hmmm, where are the green tights? (Hehe, get it? Robin Hood? Green?)

“We have reached the point where riding a bike is a far better mode of transportation than a car. You can get almost anywhere faster on a bike than in a car. We focus a lot on increasing bike speeds from point A to point B, and one way you can do that is slowing car speed over that same distance.”

As a New Yorker, I know that taking a taxi is way less hazardous and much easier than biking. Oh, to dream the dream….

Read more here.

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