Bike, Moped & Motorcycle Parking

Park your bicycles, mopeds or motorcycles, while you enjoy the many shops, restaurants, services and art galleries in downtown East Lansing. Learn about bike registration and safety.

Bicycle Parking


  • Free bicycle parking is available in any of the downtown bike racks or the designated bike parking areas inside the Division Street Parking Garage (181 Division St) and Grove Street Garage (330 Grove St.).
  • Bicycles unregistered or in disrepair may be considered abandoned and impounded.
  • Bicycles must be registered.

Moped Parking


  • Free moped parking is available at any of the downtown bike racks (moped must not be driven on the sidewalk to access racks) or the designated moped parking areas inside the Division Street Parking Garage (181 Division St.) CVS Parking Garage (310 Albert Ave.), Grove Street Garage (330 Grove St.) (motorcycles prohibited) and at the bike racks on Grove Street in front of the Grove Street Garage.
  • Mopeds may park in designated motorcycle parking spaces, however, parking fees apply.
  • Mopeds unregistered or in disrepair may be considered abandoned and impounded.

Motorcycle Parking


  • Motorcycles must park in vehicle parking spaces. Motorcycle-only parking spaces are available adjacent to the north side of the 200 block of Albert Street.
  • Motorcycles are required to pay parking fees.
  • Motorcycles are prohibited from parking in bike racks, designated bike parking areas and sidewalks.

General Bicycle Parking


Unless otherwise prohibited, you may secure a bicycle to any City-owned pole or post (except a parking meter, tree, fire hydrant, police or fire call box) in any manner that does not obstruct or present a safety hazard to pedestrians or other traffic.