Ok, so it’s not Number 1 and I don’t live in Seattle proper. However, I live in the Seattle metro area and have been increasingly impressed at how much progress the bike commuting community has made in Seattle. From more bike lanes and other road improvements, laws and education to a clear commitment from the citizenry to get out of their cars and hit the road on 2 wheels. Number 2 is really pretty darn good!
This article was in the Seattle PI today.
Census: Bike commuting increases 22 percent in Seattle
Also be sure to check out the Seattle Bike Blog for more details on the rankings.