"Trademarks of an opinion piece:
"exceeding 30 minutes on a three-speed Divvy bike will get expensive faster than most people can pedal."
"But the Divvy contract offers this bitter pill"
"But already, skeptics are questioning…"
"Just to clarify the record re: Verizon, AT&T, and Ameritech... When Ameritech and SBC merged (forming the company we now call AT&T), both Ameritech and SBC had wireless networks in St Louis and Chicago. In order to complete the merger,…"
"The station density in Boulder is much lower than it's expected to be in Chicago. Also worth noting that even in nearby Denver, maximum ride time is 30 minutes. Having used B-Cycle in Denver for a week this past fall, 30 minutes felt quite…"
"Bike Share is really not intended to get you all the way across the city. For that, you can use transit, or buy a bike. That said, worst case, you ought to be able to get 3-4 miles within 30 minutes. Also note that you can (generally) turn in a bike…"
"Not denying that everyone shirks it. But...
For a grade separated crossing, with the road going under the railroad, the Illinois Commerce Commission (who regulates the railroads) swears to me that there are no road jurisdiction issues ... the…"