Another thing that you can do is ask businesses that you frequent to provide secure parking for thier cycling customers. Explain to them the advantages of putting a bike rack in front of thier business. You can also send them a letter. Business owners will appreciate the fact that you are interested in their business enough to make recommendations on how to improve it.
There are many different types of bike racks out there, but here are the types we recommend:
Click here to download the Association of Pedestrian and Bicycling Professional’s bike rack design guidelines