Here's another US example of program similar to Bikes Welcome, with added benefits for bike users. Read the article here: How you can get free beer and food discounts just by riding your bike - CharlotteFive Or check out the US's Bicycle Benefits program here
To be honest, I thought I'd invented an original concept when I came up with the idea for BikesWelcome.... but it turns out it has been done before. That is good news because it means it works. Read on to find out how it is done elsewhere, and how we'll do it even better here.... with your help!
How America does Bike Friendly and what the benefits are.
Bike Long Beach (CA, USA) have a 'Bicycle Friendly Business District' program among their bike friendly business kete. They make the business benefits clear, support their bicycle friendly businesses and help them request bike parking. Here's what they say about their program: Promoting bicycling is a valuable and cost-effective strategy to improve a business’ bottom … Continue reading Case Study: Bike Friendly Business Districts
Here's a great story from Bike Auckland. There's a hero, a magic stead, a scary villain and a happy ending.... well most of that anyway.... and it gives you some great ideas on how to get bike parking happening! ‘How do I get more and better bike parking in my neighbourhood?’ was the question asked … Continue reading Flexible Bike Parking Options in Auckland
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