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Old 01-23-06, 07:15 PM   #1
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Velo City

http://www.cicle.org/cicle_content/p...hp?id=336#body

"Architect Chris Hardwicke envisions a day when you will walk out your door, jump on your bicycle and commute to work at 40 kilometres an hour through dedicated tunnels suspended above city streets."

I am frustrated w/ slow pages, I'll check back later.
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Old 01-24-06, 12:58 AM   #2
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Gawd! Who wants to pedal 40 kph??? 20 is fine with me!
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Old 01-24-06, 01:06 AM   #3
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Gawd! Who wants to pedal 40 kph??? 20 is fine with me!
Me!
me me me me me!

I'm car free and I like riding fast. A rare combination.
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If I did that, I would be a human- waterfall when I reached my destination. =)
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Old 01-24-06, 09:28 AM   #5
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I like the idea of an enclosed tunnel for winters, no need even for the powered air movement.

It'd be great if those things connected to train/metro/bus stations, and major public areas. I'm sure that would get a lot more winter cyclists out there.
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