Emanuel Administration Seeking $50M Deal With Lyft To Expand Divvy Bike SystemLyft would spend $50 million to expand the city’s Divvy bike sharing program to all 50 wards in Chicago, under a nine-year sponsorship deal the mayor’s office will present to the City Council on Wednesday.
Several People Injured In Car, Taxi Collision Near Navy PierPolice said a taxi and another vehicle collided, causing the taxi to go up on the sidewalk on Illinois under Lake Shore Drive.
Divvy Launches New Bike AppChicago bike sharing system, Divvy, is launching a new Divvy Bikes app, allowing riders to purchase Divvy bike passes, plan routes and unlock bikes from their smartphones.
How Divvy Bikes Get Restocked And Distributed To Divvy StationsDivvy ridership varies wildly during the year. On winter days, 5,000 people borrow the bikes. In the summer, that number is more around 15,000 and can peak up to 25,000 on really nice days.
Divvy Bikes Service Restored After Computer GlitchA computer glitch prevented Divvy members and people seeking to purchase temporary passes from renting Divvy bikes for nearly 12 hours.
More Divvy Bike Stations Coming To ChicagoDivvy has put in an order for 40 new stations and about 400 new bikes, they expect they will arrive in the late summer.
Parents Of Divvy Cyclist Killed In Crash File Wrongful Death LawsuitThe parents of a 25-year-old woman fatally struck by a truck while riding a Divvy bike in July in the Northwest Side Avondale neighborhood filed a wrongful death lawsuit Monday.
Cyclist Killed In Crash In Avondale Is City's First Divvy FatalityA young woman was killed while riding a Divvy bike on Friday when she was hit by a truck in the Avondale neighborhood, the first fatal crash involving the city's bike-sharing program.
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Divvy Bikes Offering Discounted Memberships For Chicago Area College StudentsThe Divvy bike rental program is offering discounted membership for students at several Chicago area colleges. The student membership will cost $55 for an annual membership, discounted from the standard $75 fee.
City Claims Report Of Divvy Program Deficit Is PrematureThe Emanuel administration on Thursday sought to downplay a published report its highly-touted Divvy bike rental program was operating at a deficit taxpayers might have to make up.
Blue Cross Sponsorship Of Divvy Bikes Nets City $12.5MThe Emanuel Administration has finally landed a corporate sponsor for its Divvy bike-sharing program, a major health insurer that makes a fitting match for the popular blue bikes.