Tag Archives: Capital Bikeshare

Will Route 1 Keep Its New Electric Bikes?

Commuters along the Route 1 corridor will soon learn whether more electric bikes are in their future. Since September, Capital Bikeshare stations at the Shoppes at Arts District Hyattsville and Riverdale Park Station have offered CaBi Plus, an e-bike pilot program that … Continue reading

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mBike Now Open at Riverdale Park Station

The University of Maryland’s bike-sharing program has added a stop at Riverdale Park Station across from MOD Pizza at the corner of Woodberry St. and 45 St. mBike, which is run through Massachusetts-based Zagster, has added a docking station with … Continue reading

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Riverdale Park Station is Getting More Bikeshares

Riverdale Park Station will soon have two different bike sharing stations. As we noted previously, the Whole Foods shopping center is getting a Capital Bikeshare station (now set to open on Friday, June 1, after a slight delay). But plans … Continue reading

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Route 1 Corridor Preps for Bike to Work Day

Residents in communities along the Route 1 corridor will mark D.C.’s annual Bike to Work Day on Friday as the area grows more bike-friendly. Three new Capital Bikeshare locations along Route 1 will open that morning at the entrance to Riverdale Park … Continue reading

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Capital Bikeshare Coming to Route 1 on May 18

Capital Bikeshare is coming to the Route 1 corridor in time for Bike-to-Work Day next week, but it’s starting small. The popular D.C. bikesharing system is adding three stations from Mount Rainier to Riverdale Park on May 18, which is … Continue reading

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Hyattsville Wire Celebrates Fifth Anniversary

This month, the Hyattsville Wire celebrates its fifth anniversary. In May of 2012, we started this website because we felt communities along Route 1 weren’t being covered well, especially online, where coverage tended to focus on politics and crime. We wanted … Continue reading

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