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Free bike program in Minnesota

My in-laws clipped this article for me, and I thought it would be interesting to share here.  It’s always good to see examples of people making bikes more accessible.  This program is out in Minnesota, check out the article:

http://www.startribune.com/local/west/135031978.html

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Bikeshares

I saw my first SBU bikeshare bike locked outside of the Life Sciences Building yesterday. Cute little red bikes with nice big baskets on the front! Great job to all those who put the program together! For more information, read here: http://www.stonybrook.edu/sustainability/bike-share-program.shtml

And in today’s NY Times, NYC’s (hopefully) soon to be bikeshare:
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/06/04/nyregion/new-yorks-bike-share-program-is-plagued-by-questions.html?_r=1&ref=nyregion