30 Sep '13, 6pm

Bike Share Programs Are A Huge Success In Metropolitan Areas

Bike Share Programs Are A Huge Success In Metropolitan Areas

I first experienced a bike share program while I was traveling overseas in 2008. The bike share programs that I experienced at first were unregulated but highly effective; essentially bikes were left in certain parts of the city for riders to take and then drop off at other unofficial drop zones. Sort of an honor system at play but it seemed to work, even though for a while it felt like I was taking someone’s bike. I did notice as I ventured more into Western Europe the bike share programs became more regulated and thus more organized however there was a fee involved.

Full article: http://gas2.org/2013/09/30/bicycling-usa-bike-share-progr...

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gas2.org 01 Oct '13, 2pm

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gas2.org 29 Sep '13, 5pm

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gas2.org 29 Sep '13, 6pm

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gas2.org 28 Sep '13, 7pm

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gas2.org 28 Sep '13, 2pm

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gas2.org 28 Sep '13, 5pm

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gas2.org 27 Sep '13, 7pm

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gas2.org 02 Oct '13, 5pm

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gas2.org 24 Sep '13, 7pm

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gas2.org 27 Sep '13, 3pm

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gas2.org 23 Sep '13, 2pm

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gas2.org 25 Sep '13, 6pm

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