BICYCLING AND AIR QUALITY INFORMATION DOCUMENT
The document summarizes major factors affecting the level of bicycle use at the local level, and outlines measures to be considered for inclusion in a comprehensive bicycle transportation strategy. Quantitative data on bicycle program effectiveness is reviewed, and evaluation of potential air quality and energy impacts of bicycle strategies is discussed. Implementation considerations are included, such as legislation, institutional structure, and funding sources. Finally, brief case studies of programs implementing bicycle strategies are presented for Davis (California), Madison (Wisconsin), Denver (Colorado), and the states of North Carolina and California.
- Prepared in cooperation with Department of Transportation, Washington, DC.
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Environmental Protection AgencyOffice of Transportation & Land Use Policy, 401 M Street, SW
Washington, DC United States 20460
- Mayo, M F
- Publication Date: 1979-9
- Pagination: 220 p.
- TRT Terms: Bicycles; Case studies; Energy conservation; Facilities; Financing; Laws; Legislation; Planning; Project management; Transportation planning; Urban areas; Urban transportation; Utilization
- Uncontrolled Terms: Projects
- Geographic Terms: California; Colorado; North Carolina; Wisconsin
- Old TRIS Terms: Strategy
- Subject Areas: Administration and Management; Energy; Environment; Finance; Highways; Law; Planning and Forecasting; Public Transportation; Research;
- Accession Number: 00313207
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
- Report/Paper Numbers: EPA-400/2-79-001 Final Rpt.
- Contract Numbers: EPA-68-01-4946
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: May 7 2002 12:00AM