Posts Tagged ‘ Citi Bike ’

Citi Bike Sued After Rider Says He Flipped Over Bike, Lost Ability to Taste and Smell

Mar 1st, 2014 | By

Ronald Corwin, of Westport, Conn., says he flipped over the bike after his front wheel hit a low barrier installed next to the bicycle docking station in midtown on Oct. 25. For more on this story, visit: Citi Bike Sued After Rider Says He Flipped Over Bike, Lost Ability to Taste and Smell | NBC

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In bike-share, Boston-New York rivalry becomes camaraderie

Jun 9th, 2013 | By

Nearly two years after Boston debuted the New Balance Hubway bike-share program, the advent of New York City’s long-awaited counterpart has brought new intensity to the New York-Boston rivalry. But on the streets of the Big Apple, as commuters attempted to use the bikes for the first time and encountered technical glitches and malfunctioning kiosks,

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Bike Share Gets Rolling Across New York City

May 28th, 2013 | By

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

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