Bike Sharing

August 16, 2008, 5am PDT
Washington D.C.'s bike sharing system has debuted, with 120 bikes at 10 stations.
The Washington Post
July 14, 2008, 8am PDT
<p>New York City is considering a plan to institute a bike-sharing program in the city.</p>
The New York Times
July 11, 2008, 1pm PDT
<p>Residents of small and mid-sized cities in the US and Canada are getting an introduction to bike-sharing thanks to large local companies.</p>
Streetsblog
July 2, 2008, 2pm PDT
<p>Plans to establish a European-style citywide bike-sharing program in Portland have been put on hold, as city officials encounter recurring logistical issues.</p>
The Portland Tribune
April 29, 2008, 2pm PDT
<p>Based on Paris' Velib bike-share program, private sponsorship will support SmartBike in Washington, DC. For a $40 annual membership fee, SmartBike users can check out three-speed bicycles for three hours at a time.</p>
The New York Times
April 24, 2008, 12pm PDT
<p>After the fall of congestion pricing, should New York look to Paris for ideas on how to reclaim its streets?</p>
Streetsblog
March 22, 2008, 9am PDT
<p>The city of Long Beach, California, has initiated a bike sharing program for city officials. The program consists of 16 shared bikes, usable by city employees for short trips and errands around the city.</p>
Press Telegram (Long Beach, CA)
March 10, 2008, 2pm PDT
<p>A small-scale bike-sharing program is being launched on Capitol Hill for use by employees at the House of Representatives.</p>
The Oregonian
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