Segregated cycle lanes

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Having moved to Edinburgh from London, I've seen a real benefit from having segregated cycle lanes and traffic light filters. I think if there was a least one east-west and north-south segregated cycle way they could easily be designed to have existing quite routes and railway paths to feed into them.

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Segregated cycle lanes make people of all levels of cycling feel much safer and encourages new cyclists. There are often times in Edinburgh when I don't feel safe with only a painted line keeping me separate from heavy traffic. I think if there were to be such provision people would be more inclined to leave their cars at home.

by paddyinlothian on August 01, 2020 at 01:27PM

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