Tag Archives: Open Streets

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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‘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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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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‘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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