Citi Bike

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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

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

New Year's Citibikes

Stationary Bikes To Help Power Lights On NYE Ball

The 30,000 LED lights on the New Year’s Eve ball at Times Square are being fueled in part by pedal power.

12/28/2013

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

Citi Bikes, Docks To Stay In Place During Snowy Weather

The head of the Uniformed Sanitationmen’s Association worries plow operators won’t see some docking stations under the snow.

12/09/2013

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Green Ways Of Getting Around In New York

With the largest electric bus fleet in the world and a number of carbon emission-saving options, finding a way to make your commute greener in New York City has never been easier.

11/25/2013

Citi Bike riders say these barriers are causing serious accidents. (Credit CBS 2)

Citi Bike Riders Blame Accidents On New Concrete Barriers

Last Friday, fire officials said that a man struck a barrier in Midtown and fell on his head. He was rushed to the hospital unconscious.

11/01/2013

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

Citi Bike station (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Judge Rules In Favor Of Citi Bike Docking Station At Lower Manhattan Park

Friends of Petrosino Square and others argued the station should’ve been shifted to an on-street car-parking area across the street. They also said the station disrupted an area dedicated for public art.

10/24/2013

Citi Bike Problems

Plaza Hotel Files Suit, Calls Citi Bike Rack ‘Eyesore’

The Plaza Hotel, a place where you can park your Rolls Royce at the curb and perhaps ask for Grey Poupon on your hot dog. But, is the Plaza any place for a Citi Bike rack?

10/14/2013

Citi Bike Problems

Riders: Citi Bike Struggling To Balance Supply And Demand; App Unreliable

New York City’s bike-share program was love at first sight for many riders, but now some are having second thoughts.

08/15/2013

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

City Admits Security Guarding Citi Bike Users’ Information Was Breached

Citi Bike users – many of them already frustrated by other problems with the program – have now learned that their personal information has been compromised.

07/23/2013

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)

Medical Experts Weigh In With Their Citi Bike Safety Tips

Bike Riders in New York City have pedaled more than a million miles since the start of the Bike Share Program, but now experts are concerned that some people may be setting themselves up for injury.

07/11/2013

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

Citi Bike station in SoHo moved after tenants in Barrow Street condo complained. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Residents Get Some Citi Bike Docking Stations Moved, Other Complaints Ignored

The contentious Citi Bike program has been rolling for three weeks but already, some of the hundreds of docking stations have been relocated.

06/23/2013

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