A novel cyclist-friendly roundabout design in Zwolle Netherlands

In Zwolle (Netherlands), a particularly problematic segment of a particular road required a novel approach.  The Dutch have a “roundabout” design that already serves the needs of car drivers, pedestrians and bicyclists in an ingenuous and efficient way.  This particular intersection, though, required a non-standard roundabout. In typical roundabouts, cars can…

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Non-stop relaxed cycling, Utrecht Netherlands

A bicycle friendly junction in the historic city center of Utrecht in the Netherlands. A main hub for cyclists going to the city shopping center and back to its suburbs. It is actually a bridge with a junction on either side. Cars are discouraged to use this bridge. The intersection…

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