Vancouver’s bike-share system will place stations around its coverage area starting in June (100 quickly, then 50 more by the end of summer 2016). If you were thinking of helping out the planning process by suggesting station locations — here’s the NACTO Bike Share Station Siting Guide to best practices in the USA.
Suggest a Vancouver station location HERE.
The 74 page NACTO Guide is loaded with detailed site drawings and photos of tricky design challenges.
The guide is sponsored by NACTO, of which City of Vancouver is a member
NACTO is an association of 45 major North American cities formed to exchange transportation ideas, insights, and practices and cooperatively approach national transportation issues.
Member cities include Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Denver, Detroit, Houston, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, New York, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, Portland, San Diego, San Francisco, San Jose, Seattle, and Washington D.C. Affiliate member cities include Arlington VA, Boulder, Burlington, Cambridge, Chattanooga, El Paso, Fort Lauderdale, Hoboken, Indianapolis, Louisville, Madison, Memphis, Miami Beach, Montreal, Oakland, Palo Alto, Puebla, Salt Lake City, Santa Monica, Somerville, Toronto, Vancouver BC, Vancouver WA, and Ventura.