Bike-share en Plans for Bike Share Program Advance in Pittsburgh Council <p>Pittsburgh City Council has given preliminary approval to legislation that sets up an account for a bike-share program in the city slated for 2014, although no city funds would be used for the $3 million initiative.</p><p>The committee vote Wednesday advanced two bills regarding "Pittsburgh Bike Share" to a full Council vote on Tuesday, where final approval is expected.</p> Thu, 28 Mar 2013 02:08:19 +0000 Noah Brode 6898 at Bike-Share Program Coming to Pittsburgh Next Year <div class="field-item even"><p>Biking advocates gathered in Bakery Square on Monday to announce plans for a bike-share system to start in Pittsburgh next year that would feature 500 bicycles stationed at 50 special bike docks across the&nbsp;city.</p><p>Slated for a spring or summer 2014 opening, a subscriber could choose a short-term membership of one day or a long-term plan of one year. The user can then check out one of the sturdy bikes from one docking station and deposit it at any of the other 49&nbsp;destinations.</p> Mon, 11 Mar 2013 20:46:34 +0000 Noah Brode 2621 at Bike-Share Program Coming to Pittsburgh Next Year