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Road Diet, Dutch Style?

Since I reflected on road diets in my last post, let me share these photos from the recent Netherlands trip. My guess is that this road may once have had more auto lanes and went on a road diet at some point.
Since I reflected on road diets in my last post, let me share these photos from the recent Netherlands trip. My guess is that this road may once have had more auto lanes and went on a road diet at some point.

With this post I’m also experimenting with a different way to display photos from Flickr, so I may be tweaking a bit.

A slip lane in the Netherlands

This street had a slip lane carved out of it. It was primarily used as a bicycle lane. Cars were ‘allowed’ to use it (including accessing parking), but they did not get priority.

A slip lane in the Netherlands 2

This lane served the neighborhood retail very well.