Check out this awesome video:
The Greenwave and the Pre Green are genius. Contrast that to my old town of Redmond, the self-procalimed Biking Capitol of the Northwest, which doesn't even have bike lanes.
Like the narator says: if you make biking the fastest and easiest way to get around people will ride bikes.
Why do we Americans have to stumble through the dark for so long. Don't build roads, build bike lanes.