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You Can Now Valet Park Your Citi Bike In The East Village

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 07.09.2014 | Business

The hardship of finding a vacant spot to park bike share bicycles is proving maddeningly difficult for some New Yorkers -- so much so, the city is now...

Whole Citi Bike Thing Not Working Out Great So Far

Posted 03.21.2014 | Business

Despite its popularity, New York City's bike-share program is struggling to make money and is reportedly looking to City Hall for help. The Wall St...

City Residents Earning Medals for Pedaling As Bike Share Programs Hit the Road Cycling

Adrian Benepe | Posted 02.11.2014 | Green
Adrian Benepe

The experience of having a bike to use when and where I want, for unlimited use, and for a yearly cost of just $95, defied the notion that nothing can get done that works well in a city as complicated as New York.

Citi Bike Signups Scarce In Poor Neighborhoods

| Posted 10.22.2013 | New York

By James Fanelli LOWER EAST SIDE — Since Citi Bike started in late May, officials have heralded milestone after milestone to underscore the prog...

Plaza Wants 'Eyesore' Citi Bikes Removed

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.15.2013 | New York

The Plaza wants the Citi Bike rack in front of its landmark hotel yanked immediately. The hotel believes that the block-long collection of bikes a...

Pedestrians Trip Over Citi Bike Stations, Sue Citi Bike

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 10.02.2013 | New York

Two lawsuits have been filed against Citi Bikes since the program officially launched in May. Neither lawsuit however, has anything to do with bike ri...

Citi Bike Just Wants To Watch The World Burn

Posted 09.19.2013 | Comedy

Above Average's Citi Bike parody says all the things Citi Bike must actually be thinking....

WATCH: BMX Master Makes Citi Bikes Look Cool

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 09.12.2013 | New York

You don't often hear the words 'cool,' and 'Citi Bike' in the same sentence. Convenient maybe, but cool? It's hard to make those clunky, slow bikes fl...

Citi Bike Lags In Public Housing

The New York World | Posted 08.13.2013 | New York

Large numbers define New York City’s bike share program. More than 41 million miles traveled to date. Almost 70,000 annual members. Close to two ...

Why Cycle Cities Are the Future

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Posted 10.12.2013 | Arts

(Read the original article here) By Simon Henley The 2010 launch of the “Boris Bike” –- London’s cycle hire scheme, named after mayor Bori...

Tips to Survive City Riding on Bikeshare

Chris Abraham | Posted 10.01.2013 | DC
Chris Abraham

If you're in an urban environment and have taken to the streets on a pedal bike, be it through a bikeshare scheme or on your own bike, you're going to get yourself killed unless you pay close attention to my 35 of riding in cities on the street.

Citi Bike Exposes Customer Credit Card Data

Metropolis | Ted Mann | Posted 02.13.2014 | New York

A Citi Bike software glitch accidentally exposed sensitive personal and financial information — including credit card numbers — of more than 1,000...

PHOTO: Have You Ridden A 'Shiti Bike?'

Posted 07.08.2013 | New York

Citi Bikes? More like 'Shiti Bikes,' according to a prolific group of culture jammers. Stickers, which replace the "C" in Citi Bike with "Sh," have...

LOOK: Leonardo DiCaprio Riding A Citi Bike

Posted 06.30.2014 | Celebrity

Citi Bikes aren't just a hit among New Yorkers. Celebrities are into them too. A handful of stars have been spotted taking a ride on one of Citiba...

Why No Helmet Requirement For Citi Bikes?

AP | BETHAN McKERNAN | Posted 08.31.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — In a city where the mayor is often portrayed as a protective nanny, restricting cigarettes, fatty foods and sugary drinks, there is a...

Citi Bikes Hurting Rental Business, Workers Say

| Posted 08.31.2013 | New York

UPPER EAST SIDE -- They're circling the Citi Bikes to stay in business. Central Park South bike shops are intercepting tourists as they belly up to...

FACT: Everyone Who Gets On A Citi Bike Is Hit By A Car

Posted 06.25.2013 | Comedy

Official Comedy's parody of Citi Bike makes one thing abundantly clear: if you ride a Citi Bike, you WILL be hit by a car. It's still green, though....

Big Milestone For Citi Bike

AP | Posted 08.24.2013 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say those people using New York City's new bike-sharing program have logged more than a million miles in less than a mon...

WATCH: 'SoulCycle For Homeless People'

Posted 06.21.2013 | New York

Docked Citi Bikes? Free SoulCycle. Comedian Fabrizio Goldstein, who goes by "The Fat Jew," seems to be the first to have figured out that wheels o...

WATCH: WSJ Editorial Board Member Freaks Out

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 06.03.2013 | Media

Wall Street Journal editorial board member Dorothy Rabinowitz raged against New York City's bike share program during a WSJ Live segment last week. An...

WATCH: Brands in the Sharing Economy

Shawn Amos | Posted 07.31.2013 | Technology
Shawn Amos

You didn't think brands were going to ignore a potential $110 billion marketplace, did you? Owing to concerns about the economy, limited space or the...

The Slow Death of Urban Grit

Justin Hernandez | Posted 07.28.2013 | New York
Justin Hernandez

There's always a sense of pride and happiness I feel whenever I return to New York after traveling. As I saw the Empire State Building illuminated against the nighttime sky during my taxi ride, I knew I was home.

A Big Week for Bicycling in New York City

Tim Blumenthal | Posted 07.28.2013 | Healthy Living
Tim Blumenthal

Complaints and war stories will be frequent and loud at first, but will steadily dissipate. Neighborhoods that originally said, "not in my back yard," will quickly and generally change their tunes.

NYC's Bike Share Program Officially Launches

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 07.27.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — The nation's biggest bicycle-sharing program got rolling Monday, as thousands of New Yorkers got their first chance to ride a network...

Citi Bikes Roll Into Docking Stations Ahead Of Memorial Day Launch

| Posted 05.24.2013 | New York

By Serena Solomon EAST VILLAGE — Bright blue Citi Bikes rolled into their docking stations on Friday ahead of the much-anticipated launch of the ...