Advertisement

Let the biking begin! Bike share returns to Rochester for its third season

Let the biking begin! Bike share returns to Rochester for its third season

April 02, 2019 01:43 PM

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) --  With the warm weather upon us, let the biking begin! 

The Pace bike sharing program officially began for its third season. 

Advertisement – Content Continues Below

A total of 350 Pace bicycles are available at locations throughout the city. 

The program introduced new pricing options this season. They are as follows: 

  • New annual membership is $60 ($30 for students, EBT, military or seniors), and includes unlimited 30-minute trips. 
  • Monthly membership is $10. ($5 for students, EBT, military or seniors) and includes unlimited 30-minute trips. 
  • Pay-as-you-go starts at $1 per 15 minutes

In addition to the revised pricing, users can now pay with cash through a partnership with PayPal. 

"Rochester is proud to have one of the most robust bike-share programs in New York State," Mayor Warren said. "I am thankful to Zagster for continuing to recognize the needs of our community by continually working to provide a reliable, affordable transportation service for our residents. A dynamic bike share system is an integral component of our complete-streets transportation network and bolsters our efforts to create more jobs, safer and more vibrant neighborhoods and better educational opportunities for our residents."
 

Click here for more information about Pace.

WHECTV

Copyright 2019 - WHEC-TV, LLC A Hubbard Broadcasting Company

Advertisement
Advertisement
Relay Media Amp

We no longer have Facebook comments on this site. Please visit our Facebook Page to join the conversation.

Advertisement