New York, by the end of May start bike-sharing program
New York City has decided to be implemented from 27th of this month bike-sharing
projects that facilitate the general public and tourists, and hope that people will accept this kind of low-carbon energy-efficient mode of transport. Extensive area covered by the project, will be the first in Manhattan and Brooklyn Set 330 sites, providing 6,000 bicycles, which in the United States the largest project of its kind. According to plan, plus a second stage, the New York will culminate in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens Set 600 sites, providing about 10,000 bicycles for public use. Currently, there are thousands of people registered as a founding member.
Members pay only $ 95 annual fee you can rent a bike
unlimited, non-members can purchase $ 10 a day card, or $ 25 a peripheral card. Users can pay at any one site, or pick up the car the car, a single car for less than 30 minutes or 45 minutes. This environmental project has so far been accumulated $ 41 million sponsorship. New York City also plans to invest transformation bike lanes, and the construction of more pedestrian plaza.