Bike Share Gets Rolling Across New York City

May 28th, 2013 | By | Category: General

Straddling a bike but never pedaling, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg rolled out a long-awaited bike-share program with a ding of a bicycle bell on Monday, an effort dubbed the city’s first new public-transit option in 75 years.

A signature Bloomberg administration initiative, Citi Bike—named for its main sponsor, a financial-services company—made its debut with more than 6,000 bicycles available at 330 stations in Manhattan and Brooklyn for about 15,000 people who paid a $95 annual membership fee.

For more on this story, visit: Bike Share Gets Rolling Across New York City – WSJ.com.

Be Sociable, Share!
Tags: , ,

Leave a Comment