September 26, 2008, 8am PDT
Montreal, Quebec is launching a bike sharing service that will eventually see over 2,000 bikes available at 300 stations across the city.
September 9, 2008, 1pm PDT
Greg Beato enumerates how American bike-sharing programs fall short of their Parisian counterparts. Until the program evolves some more, the autonomy afforded by the private car or bicycle will continue to prevail.
August 16, 2008, 5am PDT
Washington D.C.'s bike sharing system has debuted, with 120 bikes at 10 stations.
July 14, 2008, 8am PDT
<p>New York City is considering a plan to institute a bike-sharing program in the city.</p>
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>
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>
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>
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>
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>