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Bike Share Extends Reach of Public Transportation in 65 US Cities

BTS Releases Report on Bike-Share Stations in the U.S.

Forty-six bike share systems in the U.S. offer a total of 2,655 bike share stations in 65 US cities, with most in close proximity to transit stops,  according to a new report Bike-Share Stations in the U.S. issued today by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics.  These numbers are as of February 2016.

Updated: Friday, September 23, 2016

Safety Advisory: Look Out for Pedestrians and Bicyclists on International Walk and Bike to School Day…and Every Day!

WASHINGTON – On Wednesday, Transportation Secretary Foxx and Deputy Secretary Mendez will participate in the 18th Annual Walk to School Day, which is meant to inspire community-based events to celebrate health, a sense of community, and most importantly, safety. Students, parents, school officials, and community leaders walk or bicycle to school together annually for International Walk to School Day. Secretary Foxx will walk to school with children from Cotswold Elementary School in Charlotte, N.C.

Updated: Tuesday, October 7, 2014

U.S. Department of Transportation Announces Winners of Pedestrian Safety Grants

Louisville, New York City and Philadelphia to Receive Funding to Raise Awareness, Provide Education, Increase Enforcement

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) today announced that Louisville, Philadelphia and New York City will receive grants totaling approximately $1.6 million for public education and enforcement initiatives to improve pedestrian safety.  The new grants are part of the Department’s Everyone Is a Pedestrian campaign to help communities combat the rising number of pedestrian deaths and injuries that have occurred from 2009 through 2012.

Updated: Friday, April 25, 2014
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