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CoGo Bike Share Expands Three Popular Station Locations

Walker Evans Walker Evans CoGo Bike Share Expands Three Popular Station Locations

While you spent your time relaxing this past weekend, the team at CoGo was busy working. The local bike share system upgraded three of its most popular station locations to add a bit of extra bike capacity to the system as the first phase of a larger expansion plan occurring this year. Four additional bike […]

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CoGo Bike Share Lands $1.25 Million Grant from Medical Mutual

Walker Evans Walker Evans CoGo Bike Share Lands $1.25 Million Grant from Medical Mutual

On the eve of its first birthday, the CoGo Bike Share system is getting a pretty big present. Representatives from Medical Mutual announced this evening that they are pledging a $1.25 million grant over the next five years from its charitable fund administered by The Columbus Foundation. “As a new tenant in downtown Columbus, we […]

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Easton Launches Bike Share Program

Walker Evans Walker Evans Easton Launches Bike Share Program

Easton Town Center announced yesterday the launch of a new bike share program for the 1,300 acre area through a partnership with Boston-based bike service provider Zagster. The system includes 22 bikes parked in six locations spread throughout Easton at offices, hotels and shops. The new program quietly launched on May 22nd and has seen […]

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Best Alternative Mode of Transportation of 2013: CoGo Bike Share

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Alternative Mode of Transportation of 2013: CoGo Bike Share

2013 was a big year for alternative transportation options in Columbus thanks to the launch of new bike sharing, car sharing, livery services, bike paths, bus routes and other amenities (we even compared some of them for you, HERE). While all new modes were represented in the results of our annual reader survey, it was […]

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CoGo Bike Share Launches Today

Walker Evans Walker Evans CoGo Bike Share Launches Today

The much-anticipated CoGo Bike Share system officially launched today, as the first 30 stations have been loaded up with 300 bikes that are ready for their first riders. Users of the system can sign up for $6 day passes or $75 annual memberships, which provides access to unlimited 30 minute rides. Additional fees apply to […]

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First of CoGo Bike Share Stations Installed, Memberships Now On Sale

Brent Warren Brent Warren First of CoGo Bike Share Stations Installed, Memberships Now On Sale

An event at Bicentennial Park today served as a “soft-launch” for the new CoGo bike share system; two stations were unveiled, the new bikes were admired, and Mayor Michael Coleman announced the beginning of annual membership sales. The solar-powered stations – one at the park and one at City Hall – were turned on and available […]

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Locations Set for CoGo Bike Share System; Mid-Summer Launch Planned

Brent Warren Brent Warren Locations Set for CoGo Bike Share System; Mid-Summer Launch Planned

Planning is starting to ramp up for CoGo, the newly-branded Columbus bike share system. Organizers hope to have 30 stations installed and 300 bikes available for use by the end of July. They have also released a map showing where the stations will be; the system will extend south to Schiller Park, west to COSI, […]

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