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I Bet They Don't Have A Bike To Work Day ...

By Josh Cohen May 21, 2010

This video of rush hour in Utrecht, Netherlands has been making the rounds on bike blogs. It's basically the collective wet dream of American bicycle advocates captured on video.

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n-AbPav5E5M[/youtube]

Roughly 33 percent of all trips in Utrecht are made by bicycle. The Bicycle Master Plan is supposed to bring Seattle's bicycling percentage up to around 10 percent. Just another two BMP's and an additional $400 or $500 million in funding, and we'll be well on our way to a Euro-style bicycle utopia right here at home.
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