Mobility and Transport

Clean transport, Urban transport

City Visions - What type of cycling city do I want my city to be?

City Visions - What type of cycling city do I want my city to be?

City Visions

An important element of cycling strategy development is defining a vision for a city that includes clear objectives and targets and supports the identification of cycling measures.

  • Vision – What should life be like in my city? 
  • Objectives – What needs to be achieved to fulfil this vision? 
  • Targets – How much effort is necessary? 
  • Measures – What can be done?  

Due to a range of cycling development levels (modal share and existing cycling infrastructure provision) and city sizes, the case study cities used to support this guidance have set varying levels of ambition when identifying visions, objectives, targets and measures for cycling. Examples are provided below: