The bicycle continues to thrive in AmsterdamFietsverkeer
An evaluation of a decade of traffic policy in Amsterdam (1990-2000): bicycle use is steadily increasing, while car use remains stable.
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The bicycle has managed to gain ground in the Amsterdam modal split in recent decades. At the same time, the number of traffic victims among cyclists has declined significantly, in accordance with the goals. This cannot be achieved by bicycle policy alone. A stringent parking policy is also an essential part of an active discouragement policy against car use.