- Why cycletrack networks should be the next great American transit project – The Washington Post (PDF)
The key term here is ‘networks‘. It implies that each cycle track is part of an orchestrated effort to get cyclists from one part of town to another. I liken this to the way in which both buses and elevated trail routes operate.
Our current efforts are a patchwork of ‘me-too‘ bike lanes that favor one side of town over another and do not necessarily focus on destinations. They should.