This article was published in 2018, in Magazine 141.
‘For a grid of routes to enable cycling it must be high density and go everywhere.’
David Hembrow, former Cambridge resident and Camcycle member, explains the importance of cycle networks to Dutch cities in his post The Grid. The most important enabler of mass cycling, but a cycling concept which is often misunderstood (search for ‘Grid’).
His popular cycling advocacy blog explores all aspects of Dutch cycling infrastructure and that country’s high levels of cycling.