Bike Sharing Systems

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
Ohio State University plans to launch a bicycle sharing system this fall that is flexible and accessible, meeting the needs of many types of users. The system will include a mix of bicycles including tandem, hand cycle, electric assist, and others.
Mar 19, 2015   Ohio State Media Release
In a recent piece, Kristine Johnston reviews Washington D.C.'s Capital Bikeshare program and its accessibility for low-income, non-white populations.
Sep 13, 2014   Georgetown Public Policy Review
First, I want to share some love for the many cities out there that birthed and raised bike sharing to what it is now.  It has been a lot of hard work with much risk and - fortunately - reward.  Personally, it has been thrilling to watch various ideas get their chance on the street: scrappy free Blog Post
May 16, 2013   By Ian Sacs
After a first attempt fizzled in 2007, Toronto is launching a new bike sharing system.
May 6, 2011   Urban Toronto