Resource: NYC Better Bike Share equity principles

by: Stefani Cox

Citibike group

New York City partners have developed equity principles for bike share. The document highlights economic and health disparities, resident leadership, and strengths assessment, among other points. Take a look and consider how your own city might want to structure big picture equity goals for its bike share system(s).

The document is the result of a collaboration between Bed-Stuy Restoration Corporation, NYC Department of Transportation, Motivate, the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Interfaith Medical Hospital, Myrtle Avenue Revitalization Project, and Bed-Stuy residents.

>Download NYC’s Better Bike Share equity principles.

The Better Bike Share Partnership is funded by The JPB Foundation as a collaborative between the City of Philadelphia, the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia, the National Association of City Transportation Officials (NACTO) and the PeopleForBikes Foundation to build equitable and replicable bike share systems. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram or sign up for our weekly newsletter. Story tip? Write