Park That Bike have set up a new scheme called Cycle Parking for Organisations to provide West Midlands based organisations with free cycle parking*.
This is part of the Big Summer of Cycling and Walking campaign and aims to encourage more people to cycle and make their company or place of work more cycle-friendly by offering to deliver free bike racks to up to 100 businesses, schools and community organisations.
You can apply for this scheme by following the link at the Park That Bike website.
*Please note: Organisations can only apply if there postcode is in one of the 7 constituent Local Authority areas of Birmingham, Coventry, Dudley, Sandwell, Solihull, Walsall or Wolverhampton.
How the scheme works:
Information taken from the Transport for West Midlands website.
- On application, an organisation will be able to choose the type of cycle parking they think will suit their needs best. Organisations can apply for up to four cycle stands free of charge: Conventional bike racks, heart-shaped stands, wall-mounted rails, PlantLocks (a combined planter and bike rack) and free-standing “toast-racks” are available to choose from
- The experts at Park That Bike will be on hand to support with the best location for the parking while ensuring it is delivered on private land
- Once that is approved, Park That Bike will send out the cycle parking
- Following which successful applicants will have 10 weeks to install the new parking.