Sustainable transportation development in cycling system in urban sprawl pattern

Document Type : Original Article


1 School of Planning and Architecture, Department of Urban planning, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India

2 Department of Urban Planning, Faculty of Arts and Architecture, Islamic Azad University, North Tehran Branch, Tehran, Iran

3 Department of Art and Architecture, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran


In edict to the rapid process of industrialization in the world, most countries, especially developing nations are seeing rapid growth in urban and for this population expansion definitely today one of the chief worries of these form of cities is the concept of sustainability in its international stereotypes. By reviewing urban development patterns over recent decades’ volatility suggests the evolution of urban communities and Environmental indicators represent a serious threat urban systems that this type of uncontrolled growth in the variety of urban sprawl, urban sustainable development will be put in conflict. Public transportation as one of the primary rules of sustainability with integrated management of economic efficiency, environmental matters, resource use, soil utilization and social justice impact and declining yield optimal patterns of growth and safer living conditions for people to accept. Cycle tracks as the main priority of urban green transportation will be affected with this question and test to provide strategies for sustainability criteria proposed development program according to the explanation given to the problem of urban sprawl.


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Volume 1, Issue 1 - Serial Number 1
January 2019
Pages 27-36
  • Receive Date: 13 May 2018
  • Revise Date: 23 June 2018
  • Accept Date: 13 August 2018
  • First Publish Date: 01 January 2019