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Menthol Architects’ Plant-Covered Bicycle Parking Pod also Doubles as a City Furniture

Posted By Elliot Chang On March 27, 2013 @ 5:00 pm In Architecture,Bicycles,Green Transportation,Innovation,Reader Submitted Content | No Comments

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‘Cars versus bikes’ is an ongoing saga playing out in cities all over the world as riders and drivers fight for road and parking space. Menthol Architects [1] tackles the problem of parking chaos with their design for a plant-covered bicycle parking pod [2]. The idea creates a piece of modern city furniture that offers a place for cyclists to safely park their bike, while facilitating greenery, benches and a space for a vending machine and advertising that could help support care of the unit.

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