Writing a report with extended summaries of the studies.
Inventory And: 2 studies on knowledge dissemination Explanation bc use a.o. Substitution car and bc Evaluation tools (54) Evaluation Effectiveness of policy (54) Analysing Volume and characteristics of cycling Attractiveness (152) Motivation Plans Implementation (76) Descriptive General Policy
Differences in cycling between cities over 50,000 inhabitants, partly explained by differences in cycling policy (2003).
Evaluation of a bicycle street in the city of Haarlem (2006).
Evaluation of innovations to prevent chaotic bicycle parking on sidewalks in the city of Groningen (2007).
Evaluations of cycling policy (2006) and cycling parking policy (2007) in the city of Nijmegen.
Evaluation of a shared space project in the municipality of Haren, a wealthy suburb of Groningen (2008).
The influence of spatial planning on bicycle use and health; comparison between the new residential areas of (bicycle-friendly) Houten and (common) Leidsche Rijn (2008).
Case studies with extensive before and after studies
Two demonstration projects in the 1970’s, each consisting of building a longer bicycle route (several kilometres) in a larger city. The projects were carried out in the cities of Tilburg and The Hague.
Upgrading of the whole bicycle network in the medium-sized city of Delft in the 1980’s.
Examined topics in the two demonstration projects
Perception of the quality of cycling infrastructure,
The Dutch national programme for person transport for the period 1980-1984 included subsidy schemes for infrastructural projects.
Delft submitted a proposal for an upgrade of the whole bicycle network and succeeded to secure a subsidy that covered the majority of the costs.
The Delft bicycle plan The policy context
The Delft bicycle plan The network 1. Urban network: high standards for capacity and convenience (density 400-600 m), 2. District network (200-300 m), 3. Network on neighbourhood level; links the individual houses to the other networks. In the before period 75% of the network existed and had the demanded quality.