"Is there anything this city won't do for renaissance man David Byrne? The former Talking Head has been helping out with the DOT's search for new bike rack designs,
and recently got inspired to sketch some imaginary bike racks named for
New York neighborhoods and locations. Then, voila; David's dream is
manifest, as he explains on his blog:
"To my surprise, [the DOT] responded by saying, 'If you make these
we'll put them up.' Holy Moses! I was over the moon — what happened to
the legendary red tape and years of bureaucratic haggling I was supposed
to go through?""