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    But you linked a study, which you undertook, with...

    But you linked a study, which you undertook, with values set by you, with analysis of the results by you and used it as evidence that "cyclists fare best when...". ( you placed it in contrast to...
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    Then wouldn't that mean that the only evidence to...

    Then wouldn't that mean that the only evidence to prove the theory of "cyclists fare best" comes from you? How is that scientific? How is that peer reviewed? How is that a valid conclusion?

    Why...
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    I'm curious as to whether any studies have been...

    I'm curious as to whether any studies have been done in the US that tell us, in fact, what percentage of cyclists do ride according the rules of the road for vehicles and what percentage do not.
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    Yep. Totally agree. :thumb:

    Yep. Totally agree. :thumb:
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    This is an excellent point. An image that often...

    This is an excellent point. An image that often stays with me is this one:

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    It's easy to imagine automobiles and their drivers as having more rights due to the oversized shell that one...
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    Really. It's just so futile to engage in any...

    Really. It's just so futile to engage in any discussion wth you because you are so well practiced at obfuscating any topic with time worn jargon, heavily biased and condescending social theories and...
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    We spend hours in here arguing about exactly how...

    We spend hours in here arguing about exactly how pathetically small our numbers are (as people who get around by bicycle in North
    America). I really doubt it serves us to paint one another with...
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    I read through these links and saw nothing saying...

    I read through these links and saw nothing saying that the organization specifically states that "separated structures should be the default for all bike lanes". They do seem to have an agenda to...
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    I don't mean to be overly dismissive of your post...

    I don't mean to be overly dismissive of your post but I am afraid I can't help it.

    You propose: "Now consider the results of all this discussion over the years."

    Certainly the result is that we...
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    I know this group does advocate for separated...

    I know this group does advocate for separated structures but what exactly do you mean by the "default position" and can you please direct me to a link or statement made by a representative of the...
  11. +1 on Better World Club.

    +1 on Better World Club.
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    Thanks for the link... Not sure if the OP and...

    Thanks for the link... Not sure if the OP and some others will be on board with its conclusions, also based on several studies, like the Pucher report it draws the conclusion that bike facilities,...
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    My primary purpose in quoting the Pucher report...

    My primary purpose in quoting the Pucher report was for this conclusion:



    You extrapolate from the whole quote a reference to studies which show a strong preference for separated infrastructure...
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    I'm struggling to follow your thinking here. Too...

    I'm struggling to follow your thinking here. Too off point and paranoid for me. The "Pucher's of the World"? :rolleyes:
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    No, not entirely. No, of course there are other...

    No, not entirely. No, of course there are other factors. But the main , the essential (your word), factor that it cannot happen without is improved facilities and infrastructure.

    And it's not...
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    Thanks for the link. This kind of perspective is...

    Thanks for the link. This kind of perspective is the new wave of urban planning- and it's working. I do a lot of work with the arts and areas of Boston have been completely revitalized by adding...
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    Cycling in the USA has increased due to larger...

    Cycling in the USA has increased due to larger numbers in some metropolitan areas but not in all. There are many areas in the US hard hit by the recession and by gas prices with no increase in...
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    What an excellent post! So glad to see Boston so...

    What an excellent post! So glad to see Boston so well represented by such an informed open minded, pragmatic and realistic point of view.

    I'm completely on board with that last statement.
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    Granted the slow eroding of automotive dominance...

    Granted the slow eroding of automotive dominance due to congestion, gas prices, economics and, to some degree, urban planning concepts like traffic calming and limited parking creates an environment...
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    The question asked in the OP was not about...

    The question asked in the OP was not about specific infrastructure. But regardless of that fact there is a reason why those communities with a higher mode share all have infrastructure (and not just...
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    Oh, I am very serious. If infrastructure doesn't...

    Oh, I am very serious. If infrastructure doesn't increase modal share why are there no areas with high modal share and no facilities?

    And I'm still waiting for your proof as to the lack of...
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    There's a lot of really good stuff in this post....

    There's a lot of really good stuff in this post. And a bit of hyperbole and bias but not worth picking apart since there's so much that makes sense.

    In any case, regarding the question: "Will they...
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    Now wait a minute... now just wait one darn...

    Now wait a minute... now just wait one darn minute... I'm getting a hint of sarcasm in your post...you're...you're not telling me you are not a smiling Cheshire Cat on a tree branch are you?...
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    And I repeat for those who didn't get it the...

    And I repeat for those who didn't get it the first time-
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    I love it. :p Thank you, Cranky One, for an...

    I love it. :p


    Thank you, Cranky One, for an excellent article about the kinds of separated infrastructure one sees in cities like Copenhagen and Amsterdam. This is exactly the kind of...
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