30 Jul '13, 2am

@garyridesbikes newest version of LEED does address bike context: contentious one to define/quantify though.

To promote bicycling and transportation efficiency and reduce vehicle distance traveled. To improve public health by encouraging utilitarian and recreational physical activity. Requirements Bicycle network Design or locate the project such that a functional entry and/or bicycle storage is within a 200-yard (180-meter) walking distance or bicycling distance from a bicycle network that connects to at least one of the following: at least 10 diverse uses (see Appendix 1); a school or employment center , if the project total floor area is 50% or more residential ; or a bus rapid transit stop, light or heavy rail station, commuter rail station, or ferry terminal. All destinations must be within a 3-mile (4800-meter) bicycling distance of the project boundary . Planned bicycle trails or lanes may be counted if they are fully funded by the date of the certificate of occupancy and ...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/node/2614413?return=/credits/new-con...

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