The Most Ever in the U.S. !
As a free service to relieve traffic congestion WABA (Washington Area Bicycle Alliance) set up a bike parking service with volunteer attendants for security on inauguration day. A grand total of 2040 bikes were parked at two strategic locations. “I am pleased that we did not lose a single bike”, says Eric Gilliland, WABA Executive Director. A commerative spoke tag was placed in the spokes of each bike.