Friday, January 15, 2010

From bikes to cars to bikes in a generation

The China Post, January 11
Author: The Straits Times/Asia News Network

The city of Beijing wants to persuade more of its residents to follow the example of commuters like Bian in switching to the bicycle lane.

Last month, the capital announced plans to bring back the bike. Part of its road map to a greener, less polluted city involves going big on renting out bicycles so that commuters will ride rather than drive.

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