In D.C., Bike Sharing Is A Hit

Channeling the Vélib bicycle rental system in Paris, the Capital Bikeshare program proves to be an unprecedented success in the States. Cities like Denver, Minneapolis, and NYC are starting to emulate.
June 25, 2011, 11am PDT | Jeff Jamawat
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Evidently, 114 kiosks that distribute some 1,100 bikes around Washington D.C. and Arlington, VA, are not enough to meet the high demand. Matt Friedman reports in the Associated Press video below:

Capital Bikeshare costs $5 per day. Monthly and annual memberships are also available at $25 and $75, respectively.

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Published on Wednesday, June 22, 2011 in The Infrastructurist
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