Cycle Enfield is about:
Cycle Enfield is funded via a substantial grant from the Mayor of London and Transport for London through the Mini Holland programme.
Enfield is a rapidly growing borough that faces challenges of increased traffic congestion. It also has one of the highest rates of childhood obesity in London. Cycle Enfield is our response. It is an initiative aimed at providing safe cycling routes for residents and commuters across Enfield, encouraging more people to cycle, particularly for short journeys, wherever possible.
We have already delivered a significant cycling infrastructure programme along the A105 Green Lanes, and are in the midst of constructing a similar project along the A1010 Hertford Road. There are also other connecting routes through parks and open spaces to allow people to cycle from their homes to wherever they need to go.
The related Quieter Neighbourhoods (QN) scheme is also funded as above and is about us working with residents to make their streets quieter and safer. By introducing a range of measures like lower speed limits QNs, we encourage drivers to be considerate to pedestrians, and help build respect for the areas where you live and your children play.
To support our new infrastructure, we are delivering a programme that includes:
For more information on how to get involved, visit Cycle Enfield.