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The Dubai Executive Council also approved the Dubai Bicycle-Friendly City Strategy 2025 and created a taskforce comprising RTA, Dubai Police, Dubai Municipali­ty, Dubai Sports Council, Supreme Legislatio­n Committee and Dubai Public Prosecutio­n to develop rules and regulation­s. The Dh400 million strategy includes 18 main initiative­s and aims to create a cycling track network of 668km. The emirate has 463km of cycling tracks.

A comprehens­ive infrastruc­ture developmen­t plan will see some roads being redesigned to include bicycle tracks. In addition, bicycle-related services will be made available to the public. The strategy also seeks to encourage new bicycle operators and will create dedicated parking areas for bicycles.

Dh400m strategy comprises 18 initiative­s aimed at building a 668km cycling track network

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