Burbank, Santa Monica add bicycle parking. Weekly Linker: November 21, 2011

Burbank, California, has opened an indoor bicycle parking facility at the Metrolink train station to serve commuters. (The Source)

Santa Monica, California, just opened a downtown bicycling hub with “close connections to existing and planned public transit.” The facility includes showers, lockers, valet parking and bicycle rental and repair. (Technorati)

Dahon helped underwrite the early-November California Bike Summit in Los Angeles. Ken Fagut, director of sales and marketing for North America, discussed bicycle access to transit. The group behind the summit, the California Bicycle Coalition, is a statewide advocacy organization that recently convinced Caltrans to use, instead of return, federal funds for bicycle and walking improvements. (California Bicycle Coalition)

Tern Bicycles puts environmental business conference attendees on wheels (Pitch Engine)

Sixty miles a day on a 16-inch-wheeled bicycle? Josh Hartman praises his Bike Friday tikit (Bike Friday)

No-link lookout: A bicycle box is on its way to me from Lakewood, California. Maybe a Tern folding bicycle to review? Stay tuned.

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Former bicycle mechanic, current peruser of books, feeder of birds.
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