BikeLNK teams up with Lincoln City Libraries to offer free bike-share program

BikeLNK groups up with Lincoln Metropolis Libraries to supply free bike-share program

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) – BikeLNK is teaming up with Lincoln Metropolis Libraries to supply free entry to bike share by way of the brand new Examine Out A BikeLNK program. Beginning Monday, library card holders can take a look at a BikeLNK cross and helmet on the Bennett Martin Public Library location. Library card holders can take a look at a BikeLNK cross for seven days. When customers take a look at a cross, they’ll obtain a BikeLNK fob, helmet, and an instruction sheet to assist get them using.

There’s a BikeLNK station situated conveniently throughout the road from the Bennett Martin Public Library department for simple entry to the bike share system. Riders can renew passes as soon as per take a look at. All library cross supplies will likely be disinfected after every take a look at to make sure the well being and security of program customers.

BikeLNK and Lincoln Metropolis Libraries proceed to observe COVID-19 security protocols issued by the Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention and the Lincoln-Lancaster County Well being Division relating to sanitizing and disinfecting contact surfaces.

This partnership was made potential by a grant from the Group Well being Endowment of Lincoln with the aim of constructing wholesome exercise and energetic transportation extra accessible for the Lincoln Group. Examine Out a BikeLNK riders can discover station places listed at station kiosks or on our web site at www.BikeLNK.com. The BikeLNK fob offers entry to each traditional and electrical pedal-assist bikes. In the event that they select to make use of an e-bike, the person must activate the bike with a button situated on the left-side of the handlebars to get the help. As soon as a rider begins pedaling, the electric-assist will match the rider’s energy to make biking a breeze.

“We at Lincoln Metropolis Libraries, and particularly Bennett Martin Public Library, are delighted to be a part of this venture. It helps nice well being in the neighborhood and encourages use of two terrific downtown resources–BikeLNK and Bennett Martin Library. It’s a winner throughout,” mentioned Pat Leach, Lincoln Metropolis Libraries director.

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