Tag Archives: bicycle rack

Lean it here in Lima: bicycle rack

I’m a big fan of the wide, inverted-U bicycle rack. It’s economically designed, simplifies locking and looks good in any environment. But it’s not art. Continue reading

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How about a beer with that bicycle? And why is Peoria‚Äôs Knoxville Avenue such a lousy street?

“12% [of bicycle shops] have coffee bars, 11% offer spinning classes and almost 5% serve beer.” Continue reading

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Wherestherack.org marks the spot of Peoria’s bicycle racks

Mike Honnold could have been the seventh generation of his family to pursue farming, but the Kansas, Illinois, native decided to study industrial technology instead. Today he works as an engineer for Caterpillar in Peoria. A former president of the … Continue reading

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