- By: Kevin Mathews
- May 11, 2016
5 Reasons We Need to Add More Bike LanesEditor’s note: This post is a Care2 favorite, back by populardemand. It was originally published on May 18, 2013.
With cycling advocacy at a particular high during National Bike Month, communities across the country are actively debating whether to add bicycle lanes to their roads. City councils ask, “Is it worth the money? Will it be too disruptive? Is it really any safer?” Thankfully, research has demonstrated a number of benefits to adopting bike lanes: