Main & Washington

Stopped. Watched. icon

Southeast corner “art” bicycle rack has zip-tied sign: “Scheduled for removal.” [photo] A short poem in honor of this metal ring’s relatively brief service to our cycling community:  Removal leaves us broken-hearted; in the end t’was over-arted.

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  1. June 23, 2013 at 10:13 pm | permalink


  2. By anna ercoli schnitzer
    June 24, 2013 at 7:18 am | permalink

    There are some newish, very colorful and cheerful murals (“public art”?) along the walls under the RR bridge near the YMCA on West Washington on both sides of the street.

  3. By John Hritz
    June 24, 2013 at 10:14 am | permalink

    Removed or replaced with something functional?

  4. June 26, 2013 at 6:44 pm | permalink

    Wonder whether this is an aesthetic move or because of the rust visible at the base.

    I had lots of fun (but much anguish) from these. See also the veg racks as “food art”. [link]

  5. By TJ
    June 26, 2013 at 9:37 pm | permalink

    In a clear case of “could you be more dense?”, it was many trips before I realized that the abstract metal bike outside the downtown post office / federal building was a bike rack!