Bikeification: LA’s Big Bike Parking Upgrade Finally Moving Forward
It’s been gone a long while, but the bike parking ordinance is back , baby. Almost. The ordinance, which would allow developers to swap car parking for bike parking at commercial and residential projects, was nearly passed in 2011 before it was sent back to the planning department “for a handful of technical corrections,” according to Streetsblog LA . They report that the ordinance passed the City Council’s Planning and Land Use Management Committee yesterday, and could be voted on by the City Council as early as this month. As a city planner put it back in 2011, ” “We’re expanding where and how you can park your bike.