Bicycles

$100 Million Colorado Bike Program Launched

Via Bikocity: Colorado hopes to become America’s “best state for biking” with the launch of a $100 million scheme to foster the usage of pedal-powered transportation via heavy investment in cycling infrastructure. States Governor John Hickenlooper unveiled the ambitious public-private project to spend in excess of $100 million over the next four years on encouraging bike usage … [continued]

Indego Bikeshare Partners To Create Affordable Bikesharing In Philadelphia

Originally published on Bikocity. “Cash or Credit.” Sounds like a good deal. Indego Bikeshare is now offering affordable bicycling in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania — not just another bikesharing program for the well-off. I believe Philadelphia to be a very pleasant city for pedestrians, due to longtime experience living there. Pedestrian life equates to more balance of … [continued]

Vancouver’s Booming Bicycle Sector

Originally published on the ECOreport. Though the numbers are still far from what is being reported in European cities like Copenhagen, more and more British Columbians are adopting bicycles as their principal form of transportation. According to a spokesperson from the Ministry of Transportation, 25,115 cyclists participated in Bike to … [continued]