Design Mind on GOOD is a series of articles by the editors of Design Mind magazine in which they explore the power of good design. This week’s entry is on designing cities to accommodate bicycling for transportation. Here’s an excerpt:
Designing a good transportation infrastructure is like designing a good user interface. Each element should help us understand the system on a grand scale, give the user the right amount of appropriately timed information, and be very deliberate and unobtrusive.
It’s worth a read.