Infrastructure Standards & Guides



124 documents found

Recommended Bicycle Lane Widths for Various Roadway Characteristics

This report presents recommendations for bicycle lane widths for various roadway and traffic characteristics, including traffic volume, vehicle mix (i.e., percent trucks), lane width and/or total roadway width, and presence/absence of on-street parking.

Thu 9th Oct 2014

Draft London Cycling Design Standards

The London Cycling Design Standards (LCDS) is a technical document that should inform design options and promote an integrated and ambitious approach to delivering high quality infrastructure for cycling in all parts of London.

Thu 31st Jul 2014

Guide to Signing Cycleway Networks

This document provides guidance on designing directional signing of bicycle routes. The aim is to give bicycle network providers (state government agencies and local governments) a systematic approach to signing routes for guidance and wayfinding.

Tue 20th May 2014

RMS Technical Direction
Signposting for contra-flow bicycle facilities

This technical direction guides the application of the regulatory and supplementary devices used to regulate and manage contra-flow bicycle facilities.

Mon 19th May 2014

Making Space for Cycling

This guide, written by the Cambridge Cycling Campaign sets out to demonstrate how high quality infrastructure will generate high levels of cycling. 

Fri 2nd May 2014

Rethinking Streets

This guide showcases completed street projects from around the United States in order to help communities imagine alternative futures for their streets. The guide includes a variety of types of information relevant to traffic engineers, transportation planners, elected officials, businesses and community stakeholders at large. It is presented to be easily accessible and understandable to all.

Fri 2nd May 2014

Sustrans Design Manual
Handbook for cycle-friendly design

This guide from Sustrans aims to provide detailed technical advice on key issues around on and off highway cycle infrastructure whilst directing users to the developing library of further resources on these topics.

Fri 2nd May 2014

Guide to Traffic Management
Part 5: Road Management

Guide to Traffic Management Part 5: Road Management is concerned with traffic management on sections of road between major intersections. It focuses on traffic management issues and treatments related to various situations but does not provide dimensions or other details for the design of treatments as these are provided in Austroads Guide to Road Design.

Mon 28th Apr 2014

Copenhagen Guidelines
Focus on Cycling

The goal of this guideline is to ensure that bicycle traffic is factored into all Copenhagen road projects to the greatest extent possible, on a level that corresponds to the city’s political aspirations, regardless of whether the actual project is a cycling project or a more general traffic project. Furthermore, the guidelines are intended to ensure a consistent traffic design.

Fri 18th Apr 2014

Cycling Aspects of Austroads Guides

Cycling Aspects of Austroads Guides contains information that relates to the planning, design and traffic management of cycling facilities and is sourced from Austroads Guides, primarily the Guide to Road Design, the Guide to Traffic Management and the Guide to Road Safety.

Tue 15th Apr 2014