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BART Partners with Ford GoBike for Bike to Work Month

Riders Get Free One-Month Membership
Ford GoBike
Monday, April 30, 2018

May is Bike to Work Month and to celebrate, BART is partnering with Ford GoBike to offer riders FREE one-month Ford GoBike memberships.

This helps make getting to and from BART fast, fun and convenient, and means access to a bike (without having to bring your own).

Bike share works best for short trips and when complemented with public transit so use one of the thousands of light blue Ford GoBikes available throughout San Francisco and the East Bay.

BART Board of Directors President Robert Raburn says “this is an easy alternative for BART riders to complete the so-called ‘first and last miles’ of their commutes without a vehicle. It also decreases parking demand at our stations and the numbers of bikes on our trains.”

Bikes are ready to use at docking stations at or near 16 BART stations in San Francisco, Oakland and Berkeley.

Riders who sign up get their free first month of Ford GoBike with unlimited 45-minute rides and round the clock access to bikes, including the new ebikes in San Francisco, for 30 days.

To start your free one-month trial to Ford GoBike, visit fordgobike.com/BARTable to register online today. Offer expires 5/31/2018.

If you like your free month, just keep riding and it will renew into a $15/month membership. If you don't, no problem – cancel before your month is up with no commitment.

About Ford GoBike
Launched June 2017, the Ford GoBike system is an integral part of the Bay Area’s transportation network. With 287 stations and more than 2,600 bikes on the ground across San Francisco, San Jose, Berkeley, Oakland and Emeryville, the system has generated more than half a million rides in less than a year. When completed, the 7,000-bike, 546-station Ford GoBike network will be the second-largest bike share system in North America, setting new national standards in density, convenience and equity.

About Motivate
Motivate is the largest bike share operator in North America, with systems in the densest urban centers including New York (Citi Bike), Chicago (Divvy), Boston (Hubway), Washington D.C (Capital Bikeshare) and the Bay Area (Ford GoBike). Motivate works alongside cities to provide efficient, equitable and safe transportation systems using a full range of bike share solutions and best-in-class operations. As a vertically integrated company, Motivate is leading the design and deployment of the next generation of bike share technology. The company is led by a group of urban visionaries, creative leaders and technology innovators, revolutionizing the landscape and sustainability of cities and urban transit. Learn more at www.motivateco.com.

About the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC)
MTC is the transportation planning, financing and coordinating agency for the nine-county San Francisco Bay Area.

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