Bike & foot

 

Non-motorized transport, ie transport on foot or by bicycle has a critical role for urban mobility.

In Brazil the majority of journeys are short distance (5 km) - the types of trips within the neighborhood bakery, supermarket, school, gym, bar etc.. With infrastructure and proper behavior the bicycle has great potential to become an important mode of transport as is the case the way on foot.

The combination of public transport (in the strong range of media and long distance) and active transport (strong at close range) can become a viable alternative to private transport.

Benefits to the cities

The most frequently cited benefits of mobility by bicycle include less air pollution and noise, less impact on roads, less urban space, Infraestrututra with low cost of deployment and maintenance, better integration between urban spaces, better public health, and consequently the city, improving the flow of motorized transport.

Benefits for people

Fast, flexible and cheap and very good for the health of citizens.