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Chattanooga, TN

Motivate Celebrates Earth Day

We celebrate Mother Earth with each mile we pedal but Earth Day is a great opportunity for us to reflect on how those many miles add up to big change. Last year alone, riders on Motivate systems reduced CO2 emissions by 29,625,723 lbs, with 15,797,817 of those lbs coming from Citi Bike riders. And a […]

Happy New Year from Motivate!

Seasons greetings, friends. Please join us in taking a look back at our busy, joyful and bike-filled 2016! Here are some of the happiest and funniest (and a few of the strangest) things that happened this past year. Here’s to many more smiles and many more miles together in the year ahead!

Motivate Systems See Incredible Growth in 2016

From Boston to the Bay Area, our systems are expanding fast and furiously. Here’s a rundown: Thanks to our partnership with Ford, the Bay Area Bike Share, soon to be renamed Ford GoBike, is set to expand ten-fold, from 700 to 7,000 bikes. We also won the contract to continue to operate Capital Bikeshare after […]

Happy Election Day!

It may not come as a surprise that cyclists are civic-minded. After all, they are reducing their carbon footprint by choosing a sustainable form of transportation to get around town. And today they really get to show off their zeal for the democratic process as they pedal their way to their local polling place and […]

Bike Chattanooga Celebrates its 100,000th Trip

Chattanooga’s Bicycle Transit System marks milestone (Chattanooga, TN – November 5, 2014) Chattanooga’s bike share system has reached a major milestone. During this mornings’ commute to work and school, Bike Chattanooga reached its 100,000th trip since the program launched on July 23, 2012. Annual members and visitors have traveled 416,850 miles, burned 17.9 million calories, […]

Volkswagen and BikeToursDirect Sponsor Free Bike Share Rides Memorial Day Weekend in Chattanooga

Volkswagen and BikeToursDirect have partnered with the City of Chattanooga, PeopleForBikes, and Bike Chattanooga to offer complimentary 24-hour Access Passes. Register for a free PeopleForBikes Membership Contact: Philip Pugliese Director, Active Living and Transportation Network (423) 643-6887 ppugliese@outdoorchattanooga.com or Joannah Duncan, Marketing Specialist Bike Chattanooga Bicycle Transit System (423) 331-2686 joannah@bikechattanooga.com Volkswagen and BikeToursDirect Sponsor […]