DDOT to Host Public Meeting for Capital Bikeshare Expansion in the District
Proposed Locations for New Stations will be DiscussedThe District Department of Transportation (DDOT) is preparing to expand Capital Bikeshare throughout the District and is hosting a public meeting on Wednesday, May 25 to solicit input from the community on the proposed locations for new stations.
Starting this summer, DDOT is planning to expand the current system with 25 new stations and 250 new bikes. The expansion is set to be completed by Fall 2011.
At the meeting, DDOT officials will provide an update on the expansion plan, explain the process for evaluating new stations, share the feedback that has been received from the community about the potential locations for new stations, and solicit additional feedback from the participants.
A listing of the proposed station locations and a printable map is available online at ddot.dc.gov/capitalbikeshare Comments may be submitted via email to email@example.com
Capital Bikeshare is a bikesharing program developed through a partnership between DDOT and Arlington County and operated by Alta Bicycle Share, Inc. Capital Bikeshare offers four different membership options: Annual ($75), Monthly ($25), 5-Day ($15) and 24-hour ($5) for access to a fleet of 1,100 bicycles located at over 110 stations across the District and Arlington. Additional information about Capital Bikeshare is available at www.CapitalBikeshare.com
What: Public Meeting for the Expansion of Capitol Bikeshare
When: Wednesday, May 25, 2011, 6 – 8 pm
Where: 441 4th Street, NW, Room 1107, Washington, DCThe meeting location is in close proximity to the Judiciary Square Metrorail Station on the Red Line and accessible via several bus lines.
For more information please contact Sandy Castor at (202) 671-3499 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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