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A joint effort between multiple university offices, including the Office of Sustainability, HoyaCycle launched Sept. 25 and provides 10 bikes for rental to students

Bicycle Rental Program HoyaCycle Launches

The Center for Student Engagement, Outdoor Education and the Office of Sustainability collaborated to create HoyaCycle, a bicycle rental pilot program, that launched Sept. 25. The program will enter a trial period from now until the end of the fall semester. Students will be granted access to 10 bikes, which[Read More…]

by October 6, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

DCPS Debuts Curriculum

As part of the Cornerstones Initiative introduced this year by District of Columbia Public Schools, all Washington, D.C., public school second-graders will be taught how to ride a bike. Cornerstones aims to provide all DCPS students in a particular grade level with the same educational experience, streamlining the curriculums. It[Read More…]

by October 6, 2015 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
M St. Bike Lane Delayed

M St. Bike Lane Delayed

A new bike lane on M Street designed to run westbound from 15th to 29th Streets NW will not open for several more months, according to the District of Columbia Department of Transportation. The M Street corridor was originally intended to open in conjunction with another lane on L Street, which officially opened last[Read More…]

by January 25, 2013 0 comments City News, News

Police Board, Cyclists Seek Bike Law Reform

In an effort to support the District’s bikers, the D.C. Police Complaints Board put forward recommendations last Thursday aimed at improving the Metropolitan Police Department’s bicycle-law enforcement. According to The Washington Post, the Complaints Board looked into the MPD’s bike policies after repeated complaints from D.C. residents and local biking[Read More…]

by October 7, 2011 0 comments City News, News

Bicycle Theft Prevalent on Campus, in D.C.

Georgetown has experienced a spike in bicycle thefts recently, with eight stolen bikes reported to the Department of Public Safety in the past four weeks, following a trend in Northwest D.C. According to DPS Director Darryl Harrison, eight bicycle thefts is a high number, but an increase in thefts is[Read More…]

by September 18, 2007 0 comments City News, News