Like any person, even if they have the least bit of common sense wouldn’t feel particularly safe riding a bike without an official bike-lane. Well the city is about to fix this and it is actually a part of their 2030 blueprint for a greener city, which they intend to build 125miles worth of bike-lanes.
According to the Guardian
have been successful in persuading previous non-cyclists to get out on their bikes. Research done by the council has shown that the likelihood of a resident commuting by bike increases exponentially with the proportion of their commuting trip made possible on a separated bike lane.