Tag Archives: HSR Layout

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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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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‘Cycling’ – The New Buzz in Bangalore!

Many Bangalorians have taken up cycling for personal and social reasons. The gradual increase in the number of neighborhoods organizing Cycle Day is expected to pave way for a traffic-free Bangalore in the long run. Topping the list is Cubbon Park which witnesses Cycle Day presenting free cycle rentals from 6 am to 6 pm on every Sunday. Other active neighborhoods are Sanjay Nagar and HSR Layout which conducts Cycle Day on the first and third Sundays of every month respectively. Continue reading

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HSR Layout’s Commitment to Cycling: 101st Cycle Day in Bengaluru

The 101st Cycle Day organized at HSR Layout saw cycling enthusiasts not only from Sector 3, but also from other sectors of the neighborhood. HSR Cyclist Shashidhar said, “This is HSR Layout’s 16th Cycle Day (December 20, 2015) and the last one for the year 2015.” 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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