Pedal-assist electric bikes are coming to a Berkeley docking station near you. And they’re likely to be popular. In San Francisco, e-bikes get roughly three times as many rides as regular pedal bikes.
Five new Ford GoBike stations are the first of many planned for Berkeley in the expansion of bike sharing throughout the Bay Area.
One of the San Francisco Bay Area Bike Share stations. Photo: San Francisco Bicycle Coalition The proposed locations of 10 Berkeley bike-sharing stations are included in the first phase of Bay Area Bike Share‘s expansion to the East Bay, announced Monday by the Metropolitan Transportation Commission and Motivate, the company that operates most of the major […]
We are long time (20+ years) residents and business owners in Berkeley and are currently raising and educating our children here. Almost every day, my wife or I lead our two kids on bikes from our house near the Marin Circle to their elementary school, Berkeley Arts Magnet at Virginia and Milvia. We ride on […]
A bike sharing station in San Francisco where the program launched in summer 2013. The program could be rolled out to the East Bay, including in Berkeley, as early as spring of 2015. Photo: Bay Area Bike Share UPDATE, 04.09.14: Bike share funds approved, as is money for Bay Trail: The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) voted […]