This photo, submitted by the Lebers, caught my eye in Sightline’s photopool today. With National Park(ing) Day fresh in our minds, it’s apt to look for alternative uses of pavement we normally reserve for cars.

Bike Parking Lot - the Lebers - Flickr

The pictures shows a much more efficient use of space: a few dozen bikes in the space only three or four cars could fill.

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