The Copenhagen Wheel, Possible Door County Hill Tamer?

The first commercial version of the hand-crafted Copenhagen Wheel,  invented and built in Cambridge, MA is now available for pre-order. [embedplusvideo height=”281″ width=”500″ editlink=”http://bit.ly/1gxWVRU” standard=”http://www.youtube.com/v/S10GMfG2NMY?fs=1″ vars=”ytid=S10GMfG2NMY&width=500&height=281&start=&stop=&rs=w&hd=0&autoplay=0&react=1&chapters=&notes=” id=”ep6431″ /] The Copenhagen Wheel was initially developed at MIT’s SENSEable City Lab as a research project, sponsored by the Mayor of Copenhagen. It has won multiple design awards and been […] Read more »

Door County Bicycle, Pedestrian and Recreational Facilities Public Input Survey

If you would like to have a say in the future of bike and pedestrian trails in Door County you are invited to take an online survey. Here is a link to the Door County Bicycle, Pedestrian and Recreational Facilities Public Input Survey. This survey is being conducted to gather public input regarding biking, walking […] Read more »

Billions Saved if Just 50% of Short Trips Were Done by Bicycle

National Public Radio (NPR) reports, “Researchers at the University of Wisconsin were wondering if getting people out of their cars just a wee bit would create measurable improvements in health. So, they gathered up data sets on obesity, health effects of pollution and air pollution caused by automobiles in 11 Midwestern cities, and did a […] Read more »