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‘Smart’ bike lockers installed at two Metro Vancouver transit hubs

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New on-demand bike lock-up facilities have been installed at two Metro Vancouver transit hubs – Jun 18, 2021

New on-demand bike lock-up facilities have been installed at two Metro Vancouver transit hubs.

TransLink says solar-powered lockers and racks are now in place at Moody Centre station and the Carvolth Exchange.

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The bike parking facilities will feature keyless entry and mobile payment.

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Riders can pay for and access them through the Bikeep app without needing to book in advance.

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Lockers will be installed at four other transit hubs — Lonsdale Quay Exchange, 22nd Street Station, VCC-Clark Station, and Richmond-Brighouse Station — over the coming months.

The project is designed to make it easier for commuters to combine transit use and cycling to get more cars off the road.

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