CHICAGO (CBS)– DIvvy is debuting new e-bikes on Wednesday.
Pedal-assist e-bikes will be coming to the Divvy bike fleet, the Chicago Department of Transportation and Lyft announced Monday.READ MORE: 'It's Incredibly Contagious': The COVID Delta Variant Is Strong, Local Doctors Say A Vaccine Is The Best Defense
The e-bikes will be available for sharing beginning on Wednesday.READ MORE: MISSING: Silver Alert Declared For Two Young Girls From Merrillville Believed To Be In 'Extreme Danger'
CDOT and Lyft said the e-bikes will make it easier for people of all riding abilities to ride and make longer trips.MORE NEWS: 'You Can’t Even React': CPD Says One Group Is Responsible For At Least 12 Armed Robberies
The bikes will be unlocked with a scannable QR code that works through both the Divvy and Lyft apps, or a member key.