Nutter Serious About Philly Bike Share

 

Paris Bike Share, 2007 | photo: flickr user dykesandthecity

  • Philly Bike Share will indeed become a reality, says deputy mayor for transportation Rina Cutler. The city plans to implement the program in multiple phases—starting in 2013—with funding provided by federal, state, and private grants. Planners are charged with determining how best to actually charge for the service (typically $5 per half-hour) without shunning those without bankcards.
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Stephen Currall recently received his BA in history from Arcadia University. Before beginning doctoral studies, he is pursuing his interest in local history, specifically just how Philadelphians engage their vibrant past. Besides skimming through 18th century letters, Steve is also interested in music and travel.

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  1. works in plenty of other cities, hard to imagine philly could mess it up that much for it to be a failure.

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