The Department of Transportation is increasing patrols around the city after an uptick in bike lane citations. Bikers around common in Baltimore. Louisa Benatovich likes to ride her bike around the city when it gets warm. "I like that you can feel very connected to your surroundings and that you're not using your vehicle and it's a little extra workout," she said. But she said there have been times when she has had to swerve out of the way of parked cars in bike lanes.