Houston BCycle is giving free 30-minute rides for Bike to Work Day
Houston’s Bike Share Ridership Up Over 65 Percent
A bicycle is a conversation starter.
“It opens up conversations with people who need to ride their bikes more,” said Clark Martinson, executive director of BikeHouston, a nonprofit that works with the city to create safe bikeways for bicyclists. “They’ll have that conversation with a neighbor who is riding a bike and they become bike buddies.”
Bike sharing spreads, as Houston waits on motorized scooters
Bike share ridership in Houston is up over 65 percent from the same time last year, according to non-profit Houston B-Cycle.
In 2018, the number of stations essentially doubled, providing Houstonians with over 90 places to check out a bike.
County funds turning TSU campus and vicinity into living lab for biking and transit options
Scooters may be scarce along Houston-area sidewalks and streets, but it has made for a boom time for bike sharing.
Use of Houston B-Cycle, which has grown annually for the past five years, continues to climb as more stations come online and more people, both one-time users and frequent riders, grab a bike and go.
Houston BCycle expands to Texas Southern University with five new stations
Standing on the campus of Texas Southern University on a cloudy day as construction equipment building a new library sat sinking in the mud, Harris County Commissioner Rodney Ellis looked around and saw Seville, Spain.
BCycle rides will be free during Astros' upcoming homestand
Texas Southern University is now hosting five Houston BCycle stations at its Third Ward campus.
The local bike share organization partnered with TSU staff to determine the ideal locations: Student Life Center — East, Student Life Center — West, Student Recreation Center, University Towers and University Courtyard Apartments.
Win a free BCycle membership for supporting breast cancer awareness
Houston BCycle will offer free 30-minute rides from each of its 72 stations to celebrate the Astros' upcoming ALCS homestand.
These discounted rides will stretch from Tuesday, Oct. 16, through Thursday, Oct. 18.
Four BCycle bike sharing stations arrive, more to come
Starting this month, you can do some good on your commute, and "Pedal For The Cure."
Susan G. Komen Houston and Houston BCycle have partnered to promote Breast Cancer Awareness.
New BCycle stations near Rice and UH make it easier to bike to class
Bike sharing has come to the University this semester with four Houston BCycle stations across campus and more to come.
Houston BCycle is a non-profit bike share program with dozens of stations across Houston. After a year of planning between the University and Houston BCycle, the first stations began operating this semester with the hope of reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
Houston approves docked bike-share expansion
HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Just in time for the start of the school year, five new BCycle stations have opened near Rice University and University of Houston.
The locations near UH include TDECU Cullen, ERP (the Energy Research Park), Cougar Village, and Student Center North.
Houston man gets around without car and saves thousands of dollars every year
The Houston City Council has approved 39 new bike-share stations, giving the city a total of 97 stations and 767 bikes through the Houston BCycle network, reports the Houston Chronicle. A large portion of those stations will be inside the I-610 Loop, which includes the central business district and some gentrifying neighborhoods.
Houston City Council Approves Major Bike Share Expansion
If you are sick of getting stuck in Houston traffic, have you ever considered giving up driving altogether? Take a cue from James Llamas, a professional who lives in Midtown, and rides his bike 10 minutes to downtown every day.
Finding a smarter way to commute in Houston
Under that expansion, the number of bike share stations will grow by close to 40. That will give Houston a total of 97 stations with the vast majority inside the 610 Loop.
That program is operated by Houston BCycle and it’s funded primarily through a federal grant. District J Council Member Mike Laster says he likes the way the program is being rolled out.
City Council OKs massive expansion of Houston bike sharing program
Everyone knows Houston is a fast-paced city, but try telling that to the average H-Town commuter stuck in traffic.
It can be troublesome especially if you live in places like The Woodlands, Katy, Missouri City, and Pearland where the daily commute on average can be at least 30 minutes each way.
4 new BCycle stations installed at Texas Medical Center
Houston City Council has expanded the Houston BCycle program, growing the bike share program from 66 to 97 stations and from 430 to 767 bikes.
Four new Houston Bcycle stations were just installed in the Texas Medical Center.