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ThinkBike Workshops Chicago – A Word From Hans Voerknecht

ThinkBike Workshops Chicago – A Word From Hans Voerknecht

Hans Voerknecht, the international manager for the Dutch agency on cycling policy Fietsberaad was part of the team of Dutch transportation officials that were in Chicago last week.  They were here as part of the Netherlands’ ThinkBike Workshops that are taking place across North America this fall.  Hans lead the Blue team and while I […]

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Go Green Go Dutch: ThinkBike Chicago Workshop Day 2 – Results

Go Green Go Dutch: ThinkBike Chicago Workshop Day 2 – Results

After the public session last Thursday morning, the Dutch folks grabbed their bikes, split up into two teams — Blue and Orange — and rode  off into our city.   The Blue team focused on the Lincoln Park neighborhood, and the Orange team looked at the Washington-Madison transportation corridor.  Both teams noted the major bike-related differences […]

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Go Green Go Dutch: ThinkBike Workshop Day 1

Go Green Go Dutch: ThinkBike Workshop Day 1

I attended the ThinkBike Chicago opening session last week and learned about the success that Dutch city planners have had with encouraging cycling in Amsterdam and other major cities in the Netherlands.

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