Bicycle Parking Spaces Bicycle parking spaces have to be adequately sized to fit standard bicycles and positioned to allow for easy maneuvering that does not result in damage to bicycles. When bicycle parking spaces are well-designed, they allow for greater bicycle use capacity, which means greater efficiency of bicycle parking and reduced cost-per-space of this infrastructure. In order to accommodate most standard bicycles, bicycle parking spaces should be at least:
Bicycle racks are located within bicycle parking spaces in order to support bicycles and provide a way to secure them with a lock. There is a wide range of possible options for bicycle racks, but there are standards that every bicycle rack should meet regardless of its design.
All bicycle racks should: