the 816

Posted on by tyler galloway

i walk past a large, old, 2-story, typical kansas city style house into the alley at 3116 forest avenue. further, past a huge pile of decaying junk, is evidence of grassroots bike culture – a kid's frame here, a few old tires there, and small groups of bikes in various states of disrepair.  i come upon a busier scene than i expect, with a couple of boys fixing a flat and several other people doing basic bike repairs, guided by collective members. 

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