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Wonderful collection of cargobike street sellers in Hanoi

. Stationing herself on different bridges around Hanoi, Heerink patiently waited for vendors to pass, capturing these colorfully symmetrical photographs as they unknowingly moved below the bridge. The work takes patience. “I once spent five hours in a location with no shots,” Heerink explains on her new Kickstarter campaign. “This project started my fascination for…

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Caretaker on a cargobike

Guest post by Daniel Böhm; first published for Mobilitätsagentur Wien Mr. Talas is Vienna’s first caretaker on a cargobike. We meet him early on the 12th floor of a community building in the 9th district of Vienna. Mr. Talas and his team are part of a pilot project of the Wiener Wohnen Haus- & Aussenbetreuung (WWHA). The…

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Cargobikes in Scotland

Guest post by Spokes in Edinburgh Late in 2014 Spokes noticed that Edinburgh Council’s Transport Forum was to discuss freight delivery in the city. Cycling was not mentioned on the agenda. At our suggestion a presentation by b-Spokes [pdf 2.5MB] on the potential of cargobikes was added – and it proved to be a star item…

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London Local Authorities invest in cargobikes

It is only a trickle so far, but most of Central London’s municipalities have cargobikes. Here is a run down: Camden Council cycling officer Ben Knowles visits schools on a Bakfiets: Islington Council cycling officer David Shannon uses a Christiania for events at schools: Westminster City Council officer Toby Jacobs has a Pedal Power two…