When It Rains, Rotterdam’s Bikers Get To Go Through Lights Faster
If you want to increase bike riding, you have to make it easier to ride–even in bad weather.
installed the first rain sensors at a downtown intersection. Now, when it starts to shower, the traffic lights prioritize cyclists so they don’t wait as long. Drivers must wait a bit longer, because they are inside and can remain dry.
What RE-PRIORITIZATION looks like — Rotterdam has installed RAIN SENSORS at a downtown intersection. When it rains, traffic lights prioritize cyclists so they don’t wait so long to cross. Drivers wait a little longer because they are inside & can stay dry.
"When It Rains, Rotterdam’s Bikers Get To Go Through Lights Faster"