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City of Pittsburgh

October – 2017

Fast Company Pittsburgh’s Bike Share is now free with your $1 transit pass – 10/11
Streets Blog USA
In Pittsburgh, transit passes come with free bike share access at no charge – 10/9
Better Bike Share Partnership
Pittsburgh becomes first city to offer free bike share to transit riders – 10/9
Next City
Pittsburgh Offers Bus Riders Free Bike-Share Trips – 10/4

September – 2017

The Incline Newsletter – From Bus to Bike – 9/30
Pittsburgh Business TimesArgo AI and Uber execs share stage for panel discussion – 9/30
BikePGHYou can now access Healthy Ride with your ConnectCard –  9-29
Mass Transit
PA: Port Authority Offers Bus-to-Bike Option to Pittsburgh Commuters – 9/29
TribLIVE Port Authority offers bus-to-bike option to Pittsburgh commuters – 9/28
KDKA Healthy Ride To Offer Free Bike Rides With ConnectCards – 9/28
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Once good for Port Authority rides only, ConnectCard now good for bikes, too – 9/28
90.5 WESA – Ride The Bus? Snag Unlimited 15-Minute Bike Trips For Free – 9/28
TribLIVE
Great Race, set for 40th running, maintains special place for competitors – 9/25

August – 2017

City PaperOur student travel guide – 8/23

July – 2017

Next CityAs Ridership Slumps, Pittsburgh Works on Bike-Share 2.0 – 7/27
WPXIHealthy Ride and five local artists reveal custom bikes – 7/18
Beaux ArtsHealthy Ride Unicorn Bikes Hit the Streets – 7/17
Post-GazettePittsburgh’s Healthy Ride not so healthy, but changes are on the way – 7/17
The InclineWhy Pittsburgh’s bikeshare docks went missing all of a sudden – 7/13
Pitt NewsPitt Smart Living project hopes to ‘democratize,’ incentivize transportation – 7/12
BikePGHHealthy Ride Bike Share Works with Local Artists to Deliver Mobile Public Art – 7/10

May – 2017

The Keystone StatementAn Essentially Healthy Ride: Sharing the Roads with Pittsburgh’s Bike Share – 5/30
Pitt NewsBiking in the Burgh: “A guide to bicycling on campus – 5/29

April – 2017

TribLIVEBike trails abound through Western PA – 4/28

March – 2017

Curbed – How bike share is changing American cities – 3/21

December – 2016

The Daily Record Bike Share Improves City Parking, Study Find – 12/30
CityLab
The Small Signs of Bike Share Success – 12/29
Times Leader
Pittsburgh Bike-Sharing Program gets $200K to Expand – 12/19
CBS Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh’s bike-sharing program gets $200K to expand – 12/19
Post-Gazette
Pittsburgh’s Healthy Ride bike-sharing program to expand – 12/19
City Paper
Local cyclist takes on the Dirty Dozen in weigh-loss journey – 12/7
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Shop Holiday: Gifts for Bicyclists – 12/5

November – 2016

WESA Record Turnout At This Year’s Dirty Dozen Bike Race – 11/28
TribLIVE
Dirty Dozen cycling challenge hits 13 steep hills around Pittsburgh – 11/26
Pittsburgh Magazine
Real-Pittsburgh Weddings: One-of-a-kind Photos – 11/7

October – 2016

Post GazetteWho says bikes and cars can’t get along – 10/30

September – 2016

Beaux Arts Living S/S 2016 issue 
Bikeabout
Pittsburgh By Bike – 9/23
NBC5
What the next great bikeshare system will look like – 9/8
KITV4 Island News
What the next great bikeshare system will look like – 9/8
City Paper
PenDOT is urged to provide safer passage for cyclists in road projects – 9/7
CBS Pittsburgh
Free Bike Share Day to Coincide with Great Race – 9/7

August – 2016

Travel + Leisure The Perfect 3-Day Weekend in Pittsburgh – 8/30
NEXT Pittsburgh
10 miles, 3 rivers, 2 wheels and 6 works of art – 8/22
TribLIVE
BikeFest includes many routes for fun – even Pokemon – 8/17

July – 2016

TribLIVE – Businesses Open Arms to Pedestrian Friendly OpenStreetsPgh – 7/31
TribLIVE
OpenStreets Moves to Pittsburgh’s Northside, West End 7/29
City Paper
Pittsburgh Go: Catch Pokemon and Get Healthy Around Pittsburgh – 7/27
90.5 WESA
City Planners want help developing wish list for new bike infrastructure, events and education – 7/25
BikePGH 
BikePGH Welcoming Bike Ride Recognized in White House Report – 7/25
Condé Nast Traveler
Why you should visit Pittsburgh ASAP this year – 7/13
TribLIVE
Oppressive heat to linger in Pittsburgh – 7/12
Pittsburgh Magazine
What you need to know about Pittsburgh’s 200th Birthday – 7/8
WPXI
City of Pittsburgh Prepares for Bicentennial Celebration – 7/7
City of Pittsburgh
– Reminder: Pittsburgh Bicentennial Parade, Concert & Fireworks Set For Saturday, July 9, 2016 – 7/7
BikePGH 
It all started with a parking problem – 7/5
Fitt Pgh
17 Events You Need to Know About this July in Pgh

June – 2016

Fitt Pgh –  8 Active Ways to Enjoy the Rivers and Waterfront in PGH
Streets Blog
Bike-share Systems Test Out Cheap, Single-Trip Fairs – 6/7
Next Pittsburgh
Bike Tour and Block Party Showcase Nine Mile Run – 6/6
City Paper Blogh
Pittsburgh’s bike-share Healthy Ride looking to expand after a successful first year – 6/1

May – 2016

CBS Pittsburgh Open Streets Pittsburgh celebrates bike, boards, and roller blades – 5/30
TribeLIVE
Open Streets festival draws bicyclists to Pittsburgh – 5/29
City Paper Blogh
Pittsburgh’s Open Streets festival celebrating it’s third year taking over the streets – 5/27
Pittsburgh Magazine
Wheels of Change: Meet the Man Behind Bike Pittsburgh – 5/20
CBS Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh Embraces National Bike to Work day –  5/20
MSN Lifestyle
Pittsburgh Embraces National Bike to Work Day – 5/20
G-Tech Blog
PCRG Mobile Workshop Recap – 5/19
City Paper Blogh
BikePGH and Healthy Ride offering incentives to promote Bike to Work Day – 5/19
90.5 WESA Bike Pittsburgh Says New City Map Shows Signs of Improvement For Cyclists – 5/18
TribLIVEBikes coast into prominence in 15th annual Venture Outdoors Festival – 5/18
BikePGH
NEW 10K Bike Ride: Ride to Support Homewood Children’s Village – 5/15

February – 2016

PCRG Pittsburgh Transit Frequent Service Asset Mapping
Trib-Live
Bicyclists brave the cold on a chilly Pittsburgh day – 02/12
City Paper
Valentine’s Day 2-for-1 deal for Pittsburgh Bike Share coming up – 02/10
Trib-Live
Pittsburgh bike share to close Wednesday and Feb. 10 – 02/02

December – 2015

Pittsburgh Business Times – Five things to know today – 12/31
Trib-Live – Pittsburgh’s bike share system offering annual memberships – 12/30
WPXI – Pittsburgh bike share program taking off after 7 months of service – 12/29
Thrillist40 cheap stuff to do in Pittsburgh for $10 or less – 12/8
Pittsburgh Business Times – Pittsburgh bike-share program logs 40,000 rides – 12/28
Trib-Live – Pittsburgh’s bike share program well on its way – 12/23
Trib-Live – Free Bike Rides This Weekend in Pittsburgh – 12/11
City Paper Blogh – Free Unlimited bike-share rides tomorrow throughout Pittsburgh – 12/11
City Paper Blogh – CMU student creates cool maps of Pittsburgh bike-share stats – 12/9

November – 2015

Trib-Live – Pittsburgh initiative seeks increased safety as commuter habits evolve – 11/22
Next Pittsburgh – Zipcar adds cars near bike sharing stations in Pittsburgh – 11/2
PoliticsPA – Sunday Edition – Interview with David White ED of Pittsburgh Bike Share – 11/1

October – 2015

Local Magazine – Pittsburgh Moves You
Post-Gazette – Zipcar adding rental sites at bike-sharing stations in Pittsburgh – 10/30
90.5 WESA Healthy Ride Logs more than 40,000 Trips this Summer –  10/26
Cleveland Scene Weekly –
 Pittsburgh Beats Cleveland at Biking as Well as Football – 10/24
New Pittsburgh Courier –
Pittsburgh Bike Share beats goal, logs 12,000 rides a month – 10/11
WPXI –
 Pittsburgh bike share beats goal, logs 12,000 rides per month – 10/5
Pittsburgh Action 4 News –
Pittsburgh’s bike sharing averages 12,000 per month – 10/5
Trib-Live – Pittsburgh’s bike sharing starts off healthy – 10/4

September-2015

Our Issues Pittsburgh Interview with Erin Potts and Andre Young – 09/27

August-2015

KDKA  – What Happens to the Bike Share in the Winter – 8/22
CBS Pittsburgh – 
What happens to The Bike Share in the Winter – 8/21
SoPgh Reporter – Bike Share in SouthSide – 8/4

July – 2015

Post-Gazette – Pedal Pushers: New Bike-Sharing Initiative Makes for an Easy Ride – 7/31
Trib-Live – Penn, Butler come alive at Open Streets event in Pittsburgh – 7/26
Action 4 News –
Pittsburgh Bike Share Draws Complainst from Historic Church – 7/16
90.5 WESA –
‘Healthy’ Beginning For Long-Awaited Pittsburgh Bike Share – 7/13

June – 2015

11 News – Pittsburgh takes green step forward with new bike share program – 6/16
Trib-LiveBike Share system rolls off to a ‘healthy’ start  – 6/5
The Pitt News – After weekend launch, bike share comes to Pittsburgh – 6/2
CBS Pittsburgh – Healthy Ride Bike Sharing Program Kicks Off To Big Start – 6/1

May – 2015

CBS Pittsburgh – New Bike-Share Program Kicks Off In Pittsburgh – 5/31
Indiana Gazette – Pittsburgh to begin bike-share – 5/27
Suntimes Network – Pittsburgh bike share to debut this weekend with 500 bikes – 5/27
WTEA-TV Pittsburgh – Pittsburgh bike-share program to debut Sunday morning – 5/26
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette – 500 bikes ready to hit the Pittsburgh streets on Sunday – 5/26
The Pitt News – Bike sharing program expected to launch soon– 5/20
Trib LIVE – Pittsburgh’s Healthy Ride bike share system to start May 31 – 5/19
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette – Bicyclists to rule the roads today– 5/15

April  – 2015

The Pittsburgh Courier – Pittsburgh’s bike sharing system to launch next month– 4/24
Trib LIVE – Healthy Ride, Pittsburgh’s bike share program, won’t require helmets – 4/20
Next Pittsburgh – Pittsburghers weigh in on Bicycle Share program– 4/17
SoPghReporter.com – Healthy Ride Bike Share Program will have locations in South Side – 4/14
KDKA – Pittsburgh Bike Sharing Program Finally Hits The Ground Running (video) – 4/9
Fox Business – Pittsburgh’s bike sharing system to launch next month with 500 bicycles, 50 locations – 4/9
Oakland Transportation Management Association – 50 Pittsburgh Bike Share Locations in the City of Pittsburgh – 4/9
Pittsburgh Business Times – Highmark, Allegheny Health Network to sponsor bike-share program – 4/8
Pittsburgh Post Gazette – Bike-sharing program to begin in Pittsburgh next month – 4/8
Blue Cross Blue Shield – Healthy Ride Bike Share Program Launches In Pittsburgh…–  4/8
CBS Pittsburgh – Pittsburgh Bike Sharing Program Finally Hits The Ground Running – 4/8
90.5 WESA – Bike Share Program To Start This Summer In Pittsburgh -4/8
Trib-LivePittsburgh Bike Share rates will be $4 per hour officials say – 4/8

March – 2015

City Paper Blogh – Pittsburgh Bike Share will (finally!) Start in May – 3/26

January – 2015

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette – Pittsburgh Bike Share Plans to Start Up in the Spring – 1/5

2014

Trib LIVE – German Firm Nextbike to Provide First 500 Bikes for Pittsburgh Sharing Program – 12/18/14

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