Category Archives: bikeshare

Detroit and the Slow Roll (Part 1)

I love Detroit. It’s my hometown. Sort of. I grew up in an east side suburb of Detroit. Moved to NYC 25 years ago but Detroit has never left my heart. The city has been through some hard knocks for … Continue reading

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First Snowfall

This past saturday, NYC saw it’s first substantial snowfall of the season.  As snowstorms go; it wasn’t that bad, with a total accumulation of 2-4 inches. It was however, enough to affect how people got from A to B no … Continue reading

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Citibike Social

Cycling for transportation equals liberation, freedom and independence.  But it’s always more fun to ride with your friends- no matter the destination. Nice to see that Citibike has given so many more people that option.  Grab a friend, grab yourself a … Continue reading

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The Easiest Form of Advocacy

It’s simple. Just get on a bicycle and ride.

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Just Visiting

Remember when naysayers were freaking out about tourists using Citibike? Tourists on bicycles in NYC weren’t a problem before and it’s not a problem now. Bicycles are the best way to get from A to B, whether you live here … Continue reading

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Hot Times, Summer in the City

No matter how you look at it, NYC is always cooler when you’re on a bicycle. Even in a heat wave, it’s still the best way to get from A to B. Join us, you might like it. Sincere. Happy. … Continue reading

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Keep on Begriming, It Suits You

Before Citibike, it was a rare occasion to spot men pedaling while dressed in a business a suit. More often than not, I would see them ‘dressed down’ or in cycling gear making their way to work. Often they’d be sporting backpacks to … Continue reading

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