But we have driveways

One of the many excuses used by people who oppose protected cycling infrastructure is the ‘but we have driveways’ excuse. There are people who believe that cycling infrastructure, especially a separate protected cycle path, does not go together well with driveways. But of course the two can be combined: as long as the design of both the cycle path and the driveways are well done and follow strict rules. When a drive way does not interrupt the sidewalk or the cycle path, when it does not change the level of either of those and when it is clear it has … Continue reading But we have driveways