Sets out to establish guidance to ensure consistent and appropriate design for cycling infrastructure in Scotland. Looks at planning for cyclists; geometric design; traffic volume and speed; allocating carriageway space; off-carriageway facilities; junctions and crossings; cycling parking; public transport integration; construction and maintenance; and cycling audit system. Appendices look at legal issues and include signs and markings.
Supersedes Cycling by design (consultation) (Scottish Executive, 1999). Revises 2010 edition, previously included as publisher: ScotGov. Revision 1, June 2011: Chapters 7 and 10.
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