Citi Bike

Jay Walder, CEO of Alta Bicycle Share, checks out a Citi Bike on Oct. 28, 2014. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Citi Bike’s New Owners Say Program Will Double In Size By 2017

This week, a local investment firm struck a deal to buy the Oregon company that has been operating Citi Bike.

10/28/2014

Citi Bike (file/credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Real Estate Company To Buy Citi Bike

The sale would mean an increase in annual membership from $95 to about $145.

10/25/2014

A Citi Bike user pedals off from a bicycle station in New York City. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Bicycling Magazine Ranks NYC Most Bike-Friendly City In U.S.

Bicycling Magazine’s editor said ranking high in the magazine’s list is a sign of a healthy city.

09/03/2014

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Police: Bad Paint Job Helps Catch Citi Bike Thief

A bad paint job helped police catch an alleged thief, CBS 2 reported.

07/26/2014

A Citi Bike rack is seen outside the Plaza Hotel in Midtown in Manhattan. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Sources Tell CBS 2: Citi Bike Negotiating Expansion Deal With Related Companies Affiliate

The Citi Bike program could almost double in size if a big new funding deal goes through.

07/24/2014

Rep. Joe Crowley, left, arrives at a news conference in Jackson Heights, Queens, on a Citi Bike on July 21, 2014. (Credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

New Bill Would Allow Pretax Benefits For Riding A Citi Bike To Work

Rep. Joe Crowley believes extending the commuter pretax benefit to bike shares could encourange expansion of the Citi Bike program.

07/21/2014

A Citi Bike user pedals off from a bicycle station in New York City. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Citi Bike Marks One Year Anniversary In New York City

Citi Bike said riders have pedaled over 14 million miles to date, but the bike-share program has had its share of issues, from controversy over the loss of parking spots to the cost for daily and hourly riders.

05/27/2014

Citi Bike (file/credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Radio Free Montone: Cycle And The City

New York is now a cycling city.

05/09/2014

A Citi Bike rack is seen outside the Plaza Hotel in Midtown in Manhattan. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Judge Tosses Lawsuit By Plaza Hotel Asking To Have Citi Bike Rack Removed

A Citi Bike rack near the Plaza Hotel will be staying right where it is.

04/29/2014

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

Citi Bike docking station at Carmine St. and 6th Avenue, May 26, 2013. (credit: Jessica Marcus/CBSNewYork)

Citi Bike Remains In The Red, Looks To Boost Weekly, Daily Ridership

The program that operates the ubiquitous blue bikes is in the red. Without an infusion of green, the bike share program could fade to black.

03/21/2014

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Despite Popularity, Citi Bike Rate Hike ‘On The Table’ As Revenues Stay Flat

Citi Bike is wildly popular with 98,000 New Yorkers signed up for a $95 annual membership, yet it’s thus far unprofitable and remains in the red.

03/07/2014

CitiBike Wheel Stop

Conn. Man Files $15 Million Personal Injury Suit Against Citi Bike, City

Ronald Corwin, of Westport, Conn., says he flipped over the bike after his front wheel hit a low barrier installed next to the bicycle docking station on Oct. 25.

02/28/2014

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Bike Share Program Coming To Hoboken, Weehawken And Jersey City

The three cities are joining forces to roll out a regional bike share program by this summer.

02/22/2014

A Citi Bike rack is seen outside the Plaza Hotel in Midtown in Manhattan. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Plaza Hotel Guests Split On Citi Bike Controversy

The iconic Plaza Hotel is known for its beauty inside and out. The hotel’s management, however, calls the 58-bike Citi Bike rack that sits steps from from its lobby an “eyesore.”

01/19/2014

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