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This Dutch Suburb Never Had to Be Retrofitted

The Dutch city of Houten never had a car-centric past.
June 7, 2018, 8am PDT | James Brasuell | @CasualBrasuell
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Michael Andersen writes:

Dutch cities are famous for re-orienting their larger cities around bicycle transportation since the 1970s. What’s somewhat less known is that some of their newer suburban communities have never been auto-oriented.

Instead, they were built with bicycling in mind from day one.

Andersen has the pictures and the analysis to paint a vivid picture in Houten, which is described as "one of the country's most spectacularly livable suburbs."

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Published on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 in People for Bikes
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