Exploring Bike Share on the 50 Corridor
Benefits of Bike Share
Courtesy of Zagster
Links Modes of Transit
Build a comprehensive transportation network and maximize the reach of existing transit options by adding a fast, fun and convenient way to get around.
Grows the Economy
Bike Sharing helps people reach businesses and introduces them to new ones.
Each ride in Minneapolis' bike share added $7 - $14 to the local economy
Improves Public Health
Bike sharing gets people active
The health benefits of bike sharing have been shown to outweigh the risks by a ratio of 77:1
Washington, D.C.'s bike share reduced congestion by roughly 3 percent, with each bike annually offsetting on average 250 miles of car travel
Boosts Property Values
Bike-share stations in Montreal raised nearby property values by an average of 2.7% or $8,650.
Pedal-powered and eco-friendly, bike share offsets emissions and reduces pollution
Increases Civic Engagement
Bike share programs are place-making tools that foster social connections by moving people out of vehicles and into their communities
Create a Cycling Culture
A majority of Americans want to ride bikes more often but 48 percent say they lack access to a functional bike.
Task Force Meeting #1 - Friday, November 3, noon - 1 p.m., Rancho Cordova City Hall
Guest Speaker: Sam Shelton, Program Manager for SACOG's Regional Bike Share Program
Reference material from this meeting
Task Force Meeting #2 - Friday, December 1, 10 a.m.- 1 p.m. Rancho Cordova Council Chambers
Presentation by 3 bike share vendors