So. Roads were never designed for cars.
In fact, good quality roads existed before cars, mostly brought about by the campaigning of cyclists and other non-motorised road users.
There was a time when jay-walking as a crime didn’t exist but found its way into the rule book by the car manufacturing lobby. Only in America, of course.
Once every road was a cycle-lane, was safe for pedestrians to cross and for horses to work, an organic part of the whole community.
This is essential reading for anyone interested in road safety and urban planning.
Roads Were Not Built For Cars
ISBN : 9781610916899
Keep it up your sleeve for the next time someone driving an SUV tells you to get off the road …