This is the bicycle infrastructure they get in Copenhagen. (by Kaeru)
Most of the bike share stations in Berlin are constructed on the pavements because —god forbid— any parking places should be sacrificed.
Traffic politics in Berlin continue to be amazing. The newly opened southern park is unreachable across Yorckstraße.
They did manage to build a Hellweg and tons more stuff, but forgot to fix the connecting bridges.
It is amazing that these basic traffic features are revolutionary in Berlin but they are and we should be glad for any scrap the city throws us.
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There are plans for better cycling infrastructure in Berlin and the money is there too but because of political douchebaggery from the CDU (like always) nothing can be done at the moment.
Compare the approach in Hamburg to the link about Berlin’s incapability to move forward on cycling infrastructure.
"SPD, CDU und Linkspartei lehnen mehr Blitzer ab."
Cars in Berlin aren’t kept in check thanks to the SPD.
The road is open again and there’s a token patch of bicycle path from the roundabout out! (by illustir)
New bicycle markings will revolutionize power relations on this crossing. (by illustir)
The process was a bit chaotic but this top list of most terrible bicycle situations in Germany is a decent snapshot of the current situation.
Will they do anything about it? And when? Who knows.