Welcome to the Re-Dock — a weekly compendium of bike sharing news happening in places throughout the world. The Re-Dock stations you squarely at the center of the industry news that you want to know. This issue of the Re-Dock covers bike sharing news from July 13th to July 19th.
Beijing will double the number of bikes in their under-utilized bike share program to 25,000 in an effort to reduce traffic and cut air pollution.
Alta’s next program, CoGo, had its soft launch last Wednesday and is expected to have its official launch by the end of July.
Velib turned six. So they made an infographic.
B-cycle launched the first ever third generation bike share program in Oregon last Tuesday at a Veteran’s healthcare facility.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas
San Antonio B-cycle celebrates the Tour de France with their own Tour de B-cycle.
Seattle Councilmember Rasmussen authored a bill to allow for bike share kiosks in the public right of way. The program is expected to announce a major sponsor in the next week.
Details of Vancouver’s bike share program have been released. Expect bike share and helmet hubs in 2014.