Thursday, May 29, 2008

We're No 1! ... For Bike Theft

Woo Hoo!.

Woah, wait a minute another dubious Philadelphia award. Killadelphia, worst place to raise a family, ugliest people in the US.

Here is the list in the Kryptonite Unbreakable Bonds Blog

Kryptonite’s Top 10 Worst Cities for Bike Theft (Bicycle Friendly Community Award):
1. Philadelphia, PA
2. Chicago, IL (Silver)
3. New York City, NY (Bronze)
4. San Francisco, CA (Gold)
5. Tucson, AZ (tie) (Gold) Portland, OR (tie) (Platinum)
7. Denver, CO (Bronze)
8. New Haven, CT
9. Cambridge, MA
10. Austin, TX (Silver)

Well at least we're in good company here.

Kryptonite offers some advice on how to safely lock your bicycle.


Anonymous said...

This is fantastic justification for the Bike Coalition to advocate more about bicycle parking in Philadelphia. Thank you Kryptonite!

Donna T. said...

Thanks for getting the word out about proper locking! That's what this exercise is really all about.

Anon- glad we could help...I think.

Safe riding (with a helmet!)