Recent Streetsblog DENVER posts about bike-share

Why B-Cycle Ridership Lags Behind Other Bike-Share Cities, and How to Fix It

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When you compare the way people use Denver B-Cycle to the way people use top bike-share systems across the world, it’s clear that our system comes up short. People just don’t ride it that much. What’s holding B-Cycle back from being a great bike-share system? Like other transit systems, bike-share systems are measured according to how intensely people use them. A […]

Will Denver City Council Make Good on Its Goal to Expand B-Cycle Citywide?

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Nestled in the Denver City Council’s “work plan” — a document that guides its priorities — is a noteworthy goal for the city’s bike-share system: “A several-year plan for erecting B-cycle stations citywide.” It’s a worthwhile target, as long as the stations are sited close enough together. For bike-share systems to work well, the network has to cover a lot of ground and […]