Walking and cycling

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Walking and cycling are the cleanest and most efficient forms of transport, particularly suited for short to moderate distances. Both provide numerous benefits. They improve health, do not produce air or noise pollution and help to reduce congestion.

Introducing cycling infrastructure (e.g. bike lanes, bike parking and hire schemes) are ways in which cities can promote cycling, while creating pedestrian-friendly spaces can promote commuting, shopping and recreation.

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By Jane Tewson / Updated: 05 Jul 2022
By Claus Köllinger / Updated: 27 Jun 2022
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Dublin City Council chief seeks to ‘aggressively restrict’ space for cars

Dublin City Council chief executive, Owen Keegan, told a cycling symposium in Dublin that road space for car needs to be severely restricted by providing more protected cycle lanes in the city and reallocating on-street parking spaces to cyclists.
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By Claus Köllinger / Updated: 20 May 2022
By Matthew Collings / Updated: 23 Jun 2022
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