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Improving the Urban Scene: In Conversation with a Cyclist

One of the byproducts of Cycle Day was that we have increased the number of active cycle users within our community. Now to sustain this cycling movement and encourage them to use cycle on a daily basis, we needed infrastructure support. One of the first requests from the cyclists was unavailability of cycle parking stands at prominent locations at HSR. So, we have identified 23 such locations… Continue reading

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Statistics of Open Streets – MG Road

The swipe out at MG road metro station during OMG is almost 3 times the swipe out observed on another Sunday. The paradox of the scenario lies in people encouraging sustainable modes of transport, yet flocking the event with their private vehicles parked right at the doorstep of the venue.
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Cycle Day at JP Nagar – From Scratch to Hatch

The urban population of the country’s past failed to significantly address issues of traffic congestion, pollution levels and environmental degradation, because of which the solutions for the same are increasingly promoted and highly debated today. Continue reading

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‘OMG’ is Open Streets MG Road !

OMG – Open Streets MG Road is going to revive the long-lost charm of the Boulevard of Bengaluru city – MG Road on Feb 21st, 2016. Continue reading

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Did ‘Open Streets’ at HSR Make Any Difference at all?

Did ‘Open Streets’ at HSR Layout make any difference?
Probably, yes. A partial twist in the mindsets of people!
Know Seven different views from seven categories of people..
The concept of Open Streets executed on September 20, 2015 at HSR Layout has recorded a ‘MIXED’ impact in the neighborhood after four months of its implementation. Continue reading

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The Story of Karthik – A Change in ‘Travel Attitude’

Karthik is a citizen who prefers to choose any mode of transport which minimizes cost and time investments, yet provide comfort. He assumes to be provided with car-supportive environments all across the metro or cosmopolitan city he dwells in. Unfortunately, it is not true. Continue reading

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Cycle Day gets themed for the first time!

While ‘Cycle Day’ is a theme by itself, the youth brigade of Coffee Board Layout strike more fun and value to it. The 107th Cycle day in Bangalore was themed ‘Masti ki Pathshala’ and hosted by the Rotaract Club, Presidency College in conjunction with the residents of the layout in Nagavara. Continue reading

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Sahakara Nagar Says “Once More” to Cycle Day!

Quite impressed with the concept of Cycle Day, Sahakar Nagar brought Cycle Day for the second time in the locality, this Sunday. The Sahakar Nagar Women Welfare Association chose to be the local partners for the event at the neighborhood. Continue reading

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HSR Welcomes Cycle Day for the 8th Time!

HSR Layout’s consistent energy and enthusiasm has always kept the locality brimming with activities on Cycle Days. In collaboration with HSR Cyclists, the layout welcomed Cycle Day for the 8th time with the support of DULT, BCOS, Bangalore Traffic Police and other associate partners. Continue reading

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Sanjay Nagar Takes Cycle Day To New Levels!

This Sunday, the residents of Sanjay Nagar took ‘Cycle Day’ to new levels. To reform their locality and to revive Bangalore to its old forms in terms of cycling, were the only things ringing in the heads of the residents. While local partners majorly focused on encouraging everyone to use cycles for short distance commutes, they also provided the participants with eco-friendly carry bags on rental basis. Sanjay Nagar took pride in being the first neighborhood to introduce this concept on Cycle Days. Continue reading

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