Mapping the Urban Bike Utopias of the 1890s

When you live in San Francisco, it’s not uncommon to see strange sights out your window. Once, I saw the mayor standing in the middle of the street, painting a bright green square on the asphalt. This was a historic moment, I later learned-the inauguration of the city’s first “bike box,” a designated space for cyclists to wait at an intersection.

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