Sensible urban planning greatly increases the market for bicycle useFietsverkeer
OVG analyses show that people who live within three kilometres of the town centre make more short journeys.
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OVG analyses show that people living within three kilometres of town centres make more short journeys by bicycle. This means that new business and residential locations should not be built on the edges of expanding towns.
Three myths are repudiated by force of figures.
In the period 1996-1999, there was little change in the national figures regarding bicycle use: the same percentage in modal split and little change in length of journeys.