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.
New York is now a cycling city.
A Citi Bike rack near the Plaza Hotel will be staying right where it is.
The head of the Citi Bike program is resigning from his post, program officials announced Wednesday.
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.
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.
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.
The three cities are joining forces to roll out a regional bike share program by this summer.
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.”
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.
The 30,000 LED lights on the New Year’s Eve ball at Times Square are being fueled in part by pedal power.
The head of the Uniformed Sanitationmen’s Association worries plow operators won’t see some docking stations under the snow.
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.
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.
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.