Bike Sharing Programs

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Recently, the City of Chicago has undertaken a bike sharing program in an effort to promote cleaner means of transportation for commuters and tourists. City sponsored bike share programs have been in place in cities like Toronto Ottawa, Montreal and London for a few years now, and even here in the states with Minneapolis, Boston and Washington DC. There has been controversy and accusations of nepotism surround the selection of the company to provide the infrastructure, equipment, and management assets for the program;