Could the pandemic usher in a golden age of cycling?

A worker paints a sign representing a cyclist on a new cycling path in Vincennes near Paris prior to the gradual lifting of lockdown restrictions during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in France, May 2020.

Europe's governments are ploughing millions into pop-up 'corona cycleways'. Image: Reuters/Charles Platiau

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