Policy & funding

National Bicycling and Walking Study - Ten Year Report

The goals of the original study are to: (1) Double the percent of trips made by bicycling and walking and (2) reduce by ten percent the number of fatalities and injuries by pedestrians and bicyclists.

Authoring Organization: 
Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center (PBIC), The United States Department of Transportation (US

Bikeability Checklist

How bikeable is your community? The Bikeability Checklist can help you find the answer. Inside you'll find insightful questions, allowing you to evaluate your neighborhood's bikeability. In addition to the questions, the Checklist provides both immediate answers and long-term solutions to your neighborhood's potential problems.

Authoring Organization: 
Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center (PBIC)

Benefit-Cost Analysis of Bicycle Facilities

If your community is considering building a new bicycle facility, you can use this tool to estimate costs, the demand in terms of new cyclists, and measured economic benefits (e.g., time savings, increased livability, decreased health costs, a more enjoyable ride).

Authoring Organization: 
University of Minnesota