Bike Sharing

While bikeshare garners a lot of attention from the white and wealthy, it is a less obvious choice for low-income communities. Difficulties include weather, time constraints, and overall demand for non-auto modes.
May 19, 2015   Vox
Bicycle advocates in London is calling on citizens to tell the city, via the web, where more bike parking is needed for the city's fledgling bike sharing program.
Oct 14, 2010   Guardian
A local activist in Seattle has started his own small-scale ad hoc bike sharing system with a handful of free bikes scattered throughout his neighborhood.
Sep 16, 2010   The Stranger
Bike sharing systems have been huge successes in cities like Paris and Barcelona. But due to their extensive infrastructure requirements, they're expensive to build. One man suggests a system run primarily by smart phones.
Aug 27, 2010   Grist
The Chicago Tribune interviews Josh Squire, the entrepreneur responsible for Chicago's bike sharing pilot program.
Jul 30, 2010   Chicago Tribune
In this editorial, the Denver Post applauds the early success of the city's new bike-sharing program (launched on Earth Day) but notes that what's missing is urban street infrastructure for cyclists though there are plenty of recreational trails.
Jun 29, 2010   The Denver Post
A new bike sharing system in Dublin is turning out to be a surprise success in the Irish city.
Apr 15, 2010   Global Post
Mumbai has instituted two citywide bike sharing programs. <em>The City Fix</em> takes an inside look.
Mar 4, 2010   The City Fix
Mexico City has opened a citywide bike sharing system, similar to those in Paris and Barcelona.
Feb 20, 2010   The Bike-sharing Blog
<em>AskMen.com</em> has released a list of the world's top ten bike-friendly cities. Portland, Oregon is the one U.S. city to make the list.
Jan 15, 2010   AskMen
The Valley Transportation Authority plans to release its final report on a bike share program by the end of the year.
Nov 11, 2009   SF Streetsblog