Common Bicycling Problems and Solutions

Creating a bikeable community is a very reachable goal, but it takes time and effort. Becoming truly "bicycle friendly" means more than just adding isolated bike lanes to a few major streets. It requires an interconnected network of bikeways that make bicycling convenient, safe, and enjoyable. This section addresses some of the many common barriers to bikeability to help you identify and resolve concerns in your community.

The following sections list issues related to why people may be reluctant or unable to safely bike around their community. Click on any issue to learn about solutions.