Vancouver Bike Share

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Vancouver Bixi Hitting The Brakes?

The City of Vancouver says that its promised bike share program is temporarily on hold following reports of financial trouble for the private company that is supposed to supply the bicycles. On Wedne...
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GET READY, VANCOUVER

VANCOUVER - City councillors in Vancouver have voted in favour of spending at least $6 million of taxpayers' money on a new bike-share program.The program has been in the works for five years and will...
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APPROVED

Vancouver city council has given the go-ahead to a public bike share program, after a day of debate and voting at city hall. The program is expected to launch in the downtown core and the area betwee...
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Vancouver Bixi Bike Share Takes Taxpayers For Ride

Vancouver's Bixi public bike-share program may sound like good public policy but in the end, it will be taxpayers who will get taken for a ride. Why are they paying for bikes when the car shares have proven transportation co-ops and businesses can be sustained without taxpayer dollars?