Cities for Cycling officially rolling with debut event, website

Buffered Bike Lane with a bike symbol and arrow pointing forward

The new logo

Cities for Cycling, a new initiative to push bike planning innovation in America with roots in Portland, was officially launched at an event in Washington D.C. last night.

Streetsblog was at the event and reported this from New York City DOT Commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan:

“Some of the most celebrated and popular [bike] improvements are not even in the national guidelines,” Sadik-Khan explained, adding that C4C ultimately aims to help develop “a new MUTCD, designed for cities, not highways.”

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