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: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Nominates Annette Nance-Holt As First Black Woman To Serve As City's Fire Commissioner
The e-bikes will be available for sharing beginning on Wednesday.READ MORE: City Begins Testing Buckingham Fountain Ahead Of Official 'Switch On Summer' On May 22
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: Illinois Moves Into 'Bridge Phase' Of Reopening Friday
The bikes will be unlocked with a scannable QR code that works through both the Divvy and Lyft apps, or a member key.