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Photo listing : car storage (event)

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The bus stop on Lancefield Quay, at the popup cycle lane, is still in use so there is a gap in the cones, and as soon as I turned around to take a picture of the end of the popup cycle lane, someone was trying to park a car there, in the wa ... [more]

Electric hearse

Man killed by remote-control started car. https://nyc.streetsblog.org/2019/12/11/car-kills-a-man-in-queens-even-when-no-one-is-driving/

Garage door death https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2018/oct/22/woman-died-after-being-caught-in-garage-door-mechanism-inquest-hears

I was surprised to see fewer parked cars than usual on the right in Charles Street. It made riding through here more pleasant.

Temporary removal of a few parking spaces - yet people seem to cope

Irony that is probably lost on the management of CB1 development - a poster 'advising' cyclists to use the (rather distant from here) Cyclepoint - and in the background a 'mobile patrol' vehicle parked on the pedestrian area.

Notice the car's wing mirror behind offside front wheel - looks like the vehicle has been grazed by passing traffic.

When the car storage area is empty, Norfolk Street seems much safer

A316 cycle lane blocked due to reckless motorists @RichmondCycling http://t.co/0vvsXQdXdt

Temporary closure - people actually manage. Gradual reduction of car storage spaces in favour of cycle parking, parklets, trees and other uses of the space are possible.

A fire engine does, just fit between the rows of cars stored on the pavements in Thoday Street.

I had just watched a mother pushing a bike with a child on board and with two other children squeeze between what was left of this footway. When I spoke to the driver he was not at all bothered by my suggestion of reporting him, meaning ... [more]

Incredibly, motorists are coping with the loss of three parking spaces.

Parker's Piece has become a huge van park for the day for these vehicles which form part of the caravan for the tour de France.

Our surveys show there are least ten free car storage spaces in the terraced section of Thoday Street north of St. Philip's Road - even late at night. We've done this survey to challenge some of the fears that have been aired about using ... [more]

Not sure how this car ended up there on Brunswick Place, #Bath. Police on scene & road closed. Balanced. http://t.co/aTYTqj1eOS

If car storage can be removed for two months here, why can't it be removed permanently to make space for safer cycling?

If car storage can be removed for two months, why can't it be removed permanently, to make space for safe cycling?

Car parking unavailable while works taking place. Seemingly, people are coping. Removing spots of parking for cycle parking would work.

Reduction in general car parking - residents are coping. Scope for replacement of car parking spaces with cycle parking.

Police car AE62DCZ parked on the footway on a wide road.

The very obstructive car parking on Jesus Lane has been removed and yet people seem to be coping. It should be removed to assist the free flow of traffic and ease of cycling.

From the website http://www.bucharestlife.net/badly-parked-cars/ - a cycle track and badly parked car somewhere in Bucuresti, Romania

Motorists regularly entirely block the mandatory contraflow cycle lane here in Old Ruttington Lane. Vehicle registrations GF52 RTV and MX02 WAE are shown here.

Is Cambridge City Council's electric Street Scene vehicle allowed to park on double yellow lines?

The driver of this rail-replacement bus inconsiderately parked straight across the cycle lane through the car park at East Grinstead station.

And yet another one.

Yes ok it was a Sunday and it was quiet. Luckily.

This car was parked outside the One-Stop, right across the cycle lane, on Sunday at lunchtime.

Lorries on Parker's Piece, installing the ice rink

Lorries on Parker's Piece, installing the ice rink

Vans on Parker's Piece, installing the ice rink

Lorries on Parker's Piece, installing the ice rink

Cambridgeshire Police Scientific Support unit parked in a mandatory cycle lane (MCL). Officer had just returned to the car to fill in forms. There was plenty of space to park the car (see #19172) with number plates AF52 VMO without blocking ... [more]

Hills Road Bridge - The light phases aren't going to mean much here.

Car waiting in the MCL contra flow lane on Emmanuel Street. Driver of the car AN08 XYA is away from the car in a shop.

Van DN04 GUX was parked in double yellow lines near Manamexico - CB2 1AB. He was warned by LAPE Warden. The van was then moved into the MCL right after the Downing College entrance (CB2 1DQ), where LAPE doesn't bite.

Kendal Way and access to Browns' field. Inconsiderately parked red Astra M125 PUY and a glass bottle.

Kendal Way and access to Browns' field. Special bypass for cyclists blocked by M125 PUY.

What you can find in cycle lanes: This stretched limo with fake American number plates B706GWJ was parked in rush hour on double yellow lines on Milton Road. See also #10638, #17076.

What a convenient place to park a car. P151 DVO is a regular guest on the Milton Rd cycleway. For cars parked on the off road cycle track on Milton Rd #10591, #11008, #11216, #15572, #10498 . For cyclist using it: #14180, #11009, #10560, # ... [more]

A newly re-painted continues white line on the East Road MCL invites motorists to use that "extra space". Cyclists are being pushed into the main traffic lane of the ring road. Volvo L606 RAH reported as incident 340 / 21092007. Car has suf ... [more]

Antoher case of "quality parking". Volvo L606 RAH reported as incident 340 / 21092007. Car has sufficient space to not block the MCL.

The van MX05 OLM manages to park in two cycle lanes at once (pavement contraflow cycle lane + onstreet MCL) + obstructing the view for traffic coming from Hamilton Road. Drivers answer: "We have build the buildout and parked here for six we ... [more]

The van MX05 OLM manages to park in two cycle lanes at once (pavement contraflow cycle lane + onstreet MCL) + obstructing the view for traffic coming from Hamilton Road. Drivers answer: "We have build the buildout and parked here for six we ... [more]

Finally someone has found a useful application for the new buildout at the "upgraded" Chesterton Crossing. Number plate was removed by the builders who parked it there. Reported to police as incident 106 / 070919.

Royal Mail vehicle stopped outside City House near Hills Road/Brooklands Avenue junction in advisory cycle lane despite prohibition of stopping at any time and loading between 1700 and 1815

In a short space three motorists are invading the off road cycle lane.

Car V695 MEW parking at cross roads of off road cycle lane.

Milton Road - a bit of double yellow line; a bit of cycle lane - for the convenience of motorists. For cars parked on the off road cycle track on Milton Rd #10591, #11008, #15572, #11674, #10498 . For cyclist using it: #14180, #11009, #105 ... [more]

Scooter " LK55 HPO "parked on the intersection of two cycle routes on Parker's Piece. Reported to police at 8:10 am ( http://www.camcycle.org.uk/map/location/11108/nearby.html ) and 7 1/2 hrs later reported again (25JUN07 incident 403).

Virgin Media vehicle HG07NFJ blocking cycle lane. Reported to the company using the "How am I driving?" phone number with no response, and the vehicle was illegally parked some weeks later.

Bus and Cycle Lane on Milton Road

Cars parking in the off road cycle lane on Milton Road create slalom test track for Second Hand Bikes... ;-)

Camper van K492RTN tries to block cycle lane and footpath at once

Jaguar Close, Ipswich Location: Whitton, Ipswich (England, United Kingdom) 4x4s can go anywhere and can even be park on conveniently located cycle paths. The owner in the house to the right explained that he was clearing his garage. T ... [more]

Local Authority Parking Enforcement (LAPE) in action. Though it looked as if the driver, who had picted up a coffee from the former bicycle store at the corner of Hills Road got away with it. LAPE acts on double yellow line, it does not mat ... [more]

Mandatory Cycle Lane on Chesterton Road (between George St and Chesterton Hall Crescent) by night. (see also #17071, #13132 and #17072)

Off road, red tarmac cycle lane on Milton Road is popular with parking cars.

¿What is it with MCLs and parking? Here at a crossing with traffic lights.

Most Sunday mornings cars (different ones) park in the MCL. Being pushed from the MCL into the main lane is particularly bad on Sundays, as due to less traffic on Milton Rd cars tend to exceed the 30 m/h speed limit on the road.

¿ What is it with cycle ways in Cambridge that motorists confuse them with car parks ?

Another delivery man thinks its convenient to stop / park in the MCL on Milton Road

A shopping trolley placed on top of a mini - presumably after a party or the pub.

More totally selfish Parking blocking this cycleway.

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