What is 'Best Practice for Cyclists?'
Is it vehicular cycling, is it bike lanes outboard of the parked cars, or is it something else? Plenty of choices and I'm not specifically advocating for one over the other...MCA recently toured the new bike facilities in NYC and this is what he has to say about US placement of bike lanes:
Originally Posted by Mikael Colville-Anderson
also - some good photos of bike-specific infrastructure in NYC in the link.