Friday, August 10, 2012

Park It Here, Bicycle People


Bike racks seen along the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail line, New Jersey

4 comments:

  1. It says a lot about the mentality when they feel they have to spend even more taxpayer money on the lettering...

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    1. Yes, although I'm pretty sure that the bike rack paint line item on the overall light rail budget would look like a flyspeck on a dust mote on a rounding error.

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    2. Anyone who reads this blog recognizes a bike corral when they see one but we'd all be on the look-out for them. A new or infrequent rider might very likely benefit from the lettering and instead lock up to a bench or a stair railing - I know I would have four years ago.

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    3. Agreed. With so many signs related to car parking (doesn't every lot have multiple signs PUBLIC PARKING etc?), a little equal time for bicycles is very welcome. Particularly when riding around a new area, bike racks don't always stand out, but these do.

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