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Bike racks are big business - except for me!

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Bike racks are big business - except for me!

In 2008 The Smithsonian Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum, in conjunction with New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) and  Transportation Alternatives announced the winners of the CityRacks Design Competition. Since then, the winning design, the NYC HOOP RACK by Ian Mahaffy and  Maarten de Greeve has become the new standard bicycle rack for the streets of New York City. In 2013, the winners of the indoor cycle parking facility section of the same competition, Cyclehoop, have seemed to inspire the design for cycle stands in New York. Cyclehoop's website speaks of how their proposal is being emulated by the Department of Transport with the new City...

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