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Try out a public bike share system in Vancouver this weekend!

The Bixi bike share system in Montreal. The City of Vancouver is trying the same self-serve bike rental system this weekend. [1]

The Bixi bike share system in Montreal. The City of Vancouver is trying the same self-serve bike rental system this weekend.

Drop by Science World this weekend and try out a public bike share system!

The City of Vancouver will be demonstrating a self-serve rental station for bikes. Bring a helmet if you want to ride!

The station is actually from Bixi [2], the City of Montreal’s award-winning public bike share system. Trying it out and getting feedback is the City of Vancouver’s first step in exploring how to implement such a system here.

A map of the demo location. [3]

A map of the demo location.

The details:
Friday, June 12 to Monday, June 15
Where: Seawall area south of Science World
When: 7am to 7pm (June 12 and 15)
10am to 4pm (June 13 and 14)

And you can find out lots more at the City of Vancouver’s site.