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I wanted to update contributors and thank you for the input. The biggest grocer stores, namely Publix and Kroger has Media Relations staff that gobbled up the idea. Bike parking is low investment and has a big payback in PR! It helped ripping this image from the latest NACTO Bicycle Design Guide and emailing it with my communications (email, phone call ...
You might consider sharing bike parking information from other cities of similar sizes. Here's one to check http://www.portlandoregon.gov/transportation/article/99190 Maybe showing them something would help. Another idea is to contact bike advocacy groups in nearby towns and ask them their strategies.
Bicycle parking is a convenience but it is never a factor in my decision on if a ride my bike. Worse case I lock my bike to the smoking bench. At my gym I have a secure bike room so I will ride my nice bike. But if I did not have the room I would still ride my beater. Now a good bike route is a factor. If you want to encourage biking then work with ...
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