SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency on Friday announced an agreement with the bike-sharing program Bay Wheels to provide 4,000 stationless e-bikes throughout the city.
The rollout of the e-bikes, operated by Lyft, will begin in December and go through April 2020.READ MORE: UPDATE: Phish Fan Injured After Being Fallen On at SF Chase Center Concert Describes Brush with Death
The e-bikes will work as hybrids that can be docked at stations but will also be able to be locked to bike racks around the city.READ MORE: COVID: Marin Health Officials Urge Seniors To Get Booster Vaccine Shots As Holidays Loom
There are currently 4,500 bikes operating in the city under SFMTA’s contract with Bay Wheels, so the new agreement will increase that number to 8,500.MORE NEWS: San Francisco, Tourism Industry Offer Cash Rewards To Stop Auto Burglary Fencing Operations
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