Category Archives: Bike Share

Bike share woes in the City of Light

Here’s some sobering news from Paris, home to Velib, one of the first commercial bike-share schemes and the Western world’s largest, most ambitious share program: While North America has been…

IRS and Bike Share

If you are an urban commuter and hope to claim your bike-share expenses as tax-exempt, you’re out of luck: Along with other unpopular things the IRS has done recently, you…

Bike share on a neighborhood scale

We’ve talked a lot about various bike share schemes around the world, from Velib to B-Cycle to CitiBike NYC. Most of these setups are huge…with dozens of stations and hundreds…

New Yorkers react to the upcoming bike share scheme

As you may have heard, Citi Bike is launching Memorial Day weekend in New York City with 10000 bikes and 600 stations. Our friends at BreakThru Radio shared a link…