I’ve been reading the book Permaculture by David Holmgren on and off for a while, and one of the concepts that has stuck with me is “The problem is the solution.” For some reason that popped into my head this morning while biking in to work, as well as the problem of right hooks and bike lanes. So here’s what came to mind (click on the picture to enlarge; the markings in the orange box read [bike symbol] BLIND SPOT):
And if one wants to do a bike box:
I welcome your critiques! Any fatal flaws?