Have you heard about Japan’s Underground Bicycle Parking?
Take a look at this ‘gate’ where bicycles are parked and retrieved.
At each gate there is a simple card reader. It needs a monthly contract to use this service.
Swipe the card and a few seconds later the door opens.
Then dock the front wheel of the bicycle, and it gets pulled into the dock.
This is what the bicycle park looks like underground.
It can store up to 144 bicycle underground, retrieval and storage in seconds.
The longest it takes is 10 seconds.
There are few rules of what needs to be removed before using the park.
Here is an example of how problematic parking can be..
via : dannychoo.com