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Holiday Season In Full Swing Nearly 2 Weeks Before Christmas

General Manager Of Citi Bike Program Stepping Down

The head of the Citi Bike program is resigning from his post, program officials announced Wednesday.

03/26/2014

Holiday Season In Full Swing Nearly 2 Weeks Before Christmas

Spokesman Calls Citi Bike Program A Huge Success

A spokesman said Sunday that the Citi Bike program has been a wild success since it was launched in much of New York City in late May.

12/29/2013

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The New Bike Share Trend: Is It Working?

Learn what a bike share is, how it works and which cities are taking part in the program.

12/18/2013

CitiBike Wheel Stop

Riders: Concrete Wheel Stops Make For Dangerous Hazard At CitiBike Stations

If you use the CitiBikes that are parked around the city, you are advised to be careful because you could hurt yourself before you even get going.

10/30/2013

Hoboken, N.J. (file / via Wikipedia)

Hoboken Bike Share Going Strong One Month In

We’ve reported quite a lot about New York City’s bike sharing program, Citi Bike, but another city in our area is also rolling along with one.

07/01/2013

New York City Public Advocate Bill de Blasio in front of City Hall (file / credit: Rob Kim/Getty Images)

Eye On Politics: Bill De Blasio Calls For Tax On The ‘Wealthiest New Yorkers’

New York City Public Advocate and mayoral hopeful Bill de Blasio has called for the richest New Yorkers to pay a little more in taxes.

06/25/2013

A couple ride their Citi Bikes from a station near Union Square as the bike sharing system is launched May 27, 2013. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

DOT: Citi Bike Has Logged More Than 250,000 Rides

The new Citi Bike bicycle sharing program has surpassed 250,000 rides in less than three weeks of operation, the city announced Sunday.

06/16/2013

A couple ride their Citi Bikes from a station near Union Square as the bike sharing system is launched May 27, 2013. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

NYC Claims Bike-Share Program Had 100,000 Rides In First 10 Days Of Operation

Department of Transportation Commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan announced Wednesday more than 30,000 riders have signed up as annual members. She says the program has had more than 6,000 daily and weekly users, too.

06/05/2013

A Citi Bike station in Manhattan (file/credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Woman Hit With Multiple Tickets After City Moves Car For Bike Rack

An NYU student has finally won a battle with the city, over $475 in wrongful parking fines she racked up when her car was moved by the city to an illegal spot.

06/01/2013

A Citi Bike rack in Manhattan - May 2, 2013 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

SoHo Residents To City: We Don’t Want Bike Sharing Docks Here

The city’s bike sharing program is set to roll out Monday, and the stations are all in place with bicycles at the ready.

05/25/2013

Sobi Bikes (credit: Sobi)

Hoboken Bike Share Starts In June

With Citi Bike being readied for launch on Memorial Day in Manhattan and Brooklyn, New Jersey’s “Mile Square City” is preparing to launch its own bike share program.

05/16/2013

Citi Bike racks at 11th Street and 6th Avenue (credit: Peter Haskell / WCBS 880)

Bike Sharing Program Finally Going Ahead; Preliminary Media Test Held

New York City transportation officials held a media test run Sunday for the city’s long-awaited bike-sharing program – the biggest in the country.

05/12/2013

Citi Bike racks at 11th Street and 6th Avenue (credit: Peter Haskell / WCBS 880)

Greenwich Village Community Board Meeting Focuses On Bike Share Program

Over 300 people showed up Thursday night for a community board meeting in Greenwich Village and the topic was the upcoming Citi Bike program.

05/03/2013

A Citi Bike rack in Manhattan - May 2, 2013 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Latest Pushback Against Citi Bike Is Over Weight Limit

There have been protests and lawsuits over the location of the new bike share racks, but the latest pushback against the Citi Bike program is over one of its rules.

05/02/2013

Citi Bike racks at 99 Bank Street in the West Village - April 30, 2013 (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

West Village Apartment Building Sues Over Bike Share Racks

There have been press conferences and angry flyers slapped on Citi Bike racks, but one West Village apartment building is apparently the first legal challenge to them.

04/30/2013

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