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The Next Didi Chuxing? Bike-Sharing Business Grows in Asia
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How Bike Shares Are Changing City Life
While owned by the New York City Department of Transportation, the Citi Bike program is managed by Motivate, an international
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Nope, Hipsters Aren't The Only Ones Who Ride Bikes
Research shows that most bikers are from low-income, minority communities, so why are they left out of bike advocacy?
Carefree Living Is Not Easy
Liam Robb O'Hagan
Parents should encourage our kids to wear them. And we should set the example of helmeting up ourselves.
Believe It or Not, Seattle Just Got Even Crunchier
I'm an adjunct professor, world traveler and bestselling author
Long considered one of the greenest places in America, The Emerald City recently ramped up its commitment to a clean environment by introducing a new bike share program.
Sharing Bikes Can Lead to a Sustainable World
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What seems like a fast-rising trend is really the result of decades of work by many people, communities, and visionaries who believed that the simple bicycle could be an economic, environmental, and quality-of-life panacea for modern society.
Is Bike Sharing Really Climate Friendly? It's Complicated.
By Climate Central, Climate Central
Not every system collects CO2 emissions data, but so far researchers have found that for nearly all bike-share systems, the
NYC's Bike Sharing: The de Blasio Administration's First Expansion of the City's Sustainability Agenda
Professor in the Practice of Public Affairs, Columbia Universi...
Bike sharing is providing a high-profile opportunity to work with industry on sustainability issues. The success of this deal could lead to other opportunities as well.
6 More Ways Chicagoland is Greener and Cleaner Than You Think (Part II)
CoFounder and Director of the Hanley Foundation
Thanks to an exploding food movement over the past 10 years, more food than ever is now being grown in backyards, rooftops, vacant lots and abandoned factories throughout Chicagoland.
City Residents Earning Medals for Pedaling As Bike Share Programs Hit the Road Cycling
Senior Vice President & Director of City Park Development - Th...
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.
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Divvy Bikes, Chicago Bike Sharing Program, Will Soon Be North America's Largest
The additions will make Divvy the fifth-largest bike share system in the world -- and that's not even including suburban
Citi Bike Faces Two Lawsuits Over Tripped NYD Pedestrians
According to a report from the Wall Street Journal, in the four months since the launch, Citi Bikes has netted more than
Tips to Survive City Riding on Bikeshare
The expert in social media and digital PR, experiencing unpara...
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.
Chicago Bike Share Launches: After A Few Bumps, City-Wide Divvy Biking Program Is Here (PHOTOS)
After a number of hiccups and delays, Chicago's first large-scale bike sharing service is finally ready to roll. Chicago
Go Ahead, Take a Bike Ride in New York -- I Dare You!
Paul La Rosa
I am a journalist, husband, father and human....
Yoga gurus are fond of saying "live in the present" or "be present." Well, let me tell you, nothing will make you quite as present as riding in this town. It is daunting, exhilarating, fun even but more than anything it forces you to live in the
The Press Needs to Stop Hating on CitiBike!
Patrick J. McGinnis
New York-based investor, entrepreneur, writer, and explorer
Sure, there are going to be teething problems such as issues with the app or with closed stations, but overall, I've found that it makes my life easier. I'm disappointed by all the haters who are rooting for the system to fail.
Six Transportation Ideas For LA's Mayor Elect Eric Garcetti
With LA having just elected a new Mayor, the timing feels right for putting out some transportation and planning ideas that can help make LA a more livable city.
Biking (and Eating, and Shopping) Our Way to Good Health
James R. Knickman
Robert Derzon Chair in Health and Public Service at NYU
I do think about the public health aspects of this ambitious initiative, and I believe the 6,000 bikes offer a very visible symbol of the importance of getting New Yorkers more active.
Chicago Bike Share Nears Launch As Program Announces Bike Stations And Membership Options
Participants in the annual Bike the Drive event got a preview of the Divvy bikes, which made their first public debut Sunday
Bike Share or Bike Scare?
Mia Berman is a writer/performer with a humorous, satiric poin...
I know Bloomberg's into cheap, healthy transportation alternatives, and I'm all for fitness, but this just doesn't seem to be quite the right fit. Let's look at the facts.
Chicago Bike Sharing Rolls In: City's Large-Scale 'Divvy' Bike Share Program Takes Off This Spring
The "Chicago Blue" bikes — painted the same color as the stripes on the Chicago city flag — will be for hire every day of
Healthy Chicago: Past, Present and Future
Bechara Choucair, M.D.
Commissioner, Chicago Department of Public Health
While individual behavior is important, it's a lot more important for us to change the way our City behaves. I believe we are well on our way to a healthier Chicago!
Marin Bike-Sharing? Push To Implement Program Begins
By The Marin Independent Journal, Novato, Calif., The Marin Independent Journal, Novato, Calif.
"It is definitely doable in steps," said Alisha Oloughlin, planning director with the Marin County Bicycle Coalition who
Detroit Bike Share Study Requests Public Input For Potential Program
An effort to explore setting up a bike sharing program in Detroit is shifting to a higher gear -- and those involved in the
The Future of Bike Sharing
Leadership coach and founder, Mind Into Matter
Bike sharing seems to be positioned as the solution for smart growth and urban development. But one major problem exists with these large-scale systems: the price tag. So if you are not a major metropolitan city with deep pockets, how do you get in on the bike share action?
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