The Global Bikeshare Boom (A History of Bikesharing)

URL: http://www.citylab.com/city-makers-connections/bike-share/?utm_source=nl__link3_081715

Does it feel like suddenly, bike-share programs are everywhere? The seemingly simple concept has indeed swept across the globe in a matter of just a few years. This is the story of just how quickly a great idea can spread when combined with the right technology?and a few fateful bumps along the way.


 This story starts in 1965 with Amsterdam's Witte Fietsen, or White Bikes program.

Topics: Environment:, Sustainable transportation, Health Promotion, Active living
Resource Type: strategies and interventions
Publisher: The Atlantic Magazine (Citilab)
Date Last Updated: 2019-04-24 02:07:02

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