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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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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 to Continue Through Winter Months

Walker Evans Walker Evans CoGo Bike Share to Continue Through Winter Months

CoGo vs car2go vs Uber vs COTA — Which one is right for your commute? FIND OUT A little bit of snow shouldn’t deter the heartiest of Columbus residents, therefore the CoGo bike share service will continue to operate year round. The fleet of bikes is expected to be reduced during the winter in anticipation […]

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CoGo vs car2go vs Uber vs COTA

Brent Warren Brent Warren CoGo vs car2go vs Uber vs COTA

With the recent launches of car2go (last week), Uber (last month), and CoGo (last summer), Columbus residents who don’t own a car (or simply want to depend less on the one they have), now have some new options available to them. With all of these new choices coming along at the same time, though, it […]

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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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Jeffrey Park Community Center Approved, Construction on Apartments to Start Soon

Brent Warren Brent Warren Jeffrey Park Community Center Approved, Construction on Apartments to Start Soon

Wagenbrenner Development has presented to the Italian Village Commission for the latest addition to their Jeffrey Park development – two buildings at the corner of North Fourth Street and First Avenue that will house a community center and 13 townhomes. The community center will feature an outdoor pool and a community room, as well as […]

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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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