Review DOT’s previous studies, presentations and more about bike share in NYC.


  • Bike share opportunities in New York City (pdf) This report analyzes existing bike-share models and current New York City bicyclist demographics and demand to assess the potential for a New York City Bike-Share Program. In addition, an overview of potential funding options and recommendations for program implementation, including suggested program size and phasing, bike-station siting, fees, safety and theft reduction, are also discussed. Department of City Planning, 2009.
  • NYC Bike Share: Designed by New Yorkers (pdf) This report explains the multi-year public planning process used to create the Citi Bike program and determine where the stations would go – including 159 public meetings, the public suggestion website and the community workshop process.