Thursday, August 22, 2013

In the News: New York City's Bike-Sharing Program

Riding Away From a Bar Crawl With Citi Bikes. (The New York Times, 8/21/2013)

Excerpt:   Citi Bike, the city’s newest form of public transportation, is colliding with one of the city’s favorite pastimes: bar hopping. While ridership peaks during the day (for commuting to work, running errands and sightseeing), some New Yorkers are beginning to see it as a convenient way to explore the city’s night life, despite the obvious pitfalls of getting behind those handlebars after a drink or two.

Or three.  Or four.  Or more.

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