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Hello Snow, Goodbye Bike

With the snow stubbornly clinging the streets and trails that I recently frequented with my two-wheeled companion, I have no choice but to resign myself to the garage where I can prepare my bike for the coming Spring. This year has been … Continue reading

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Fall 2013 and Winter 2014 Newsletter

It has been an exciting season for GRPBS. We now have approval from the City of Waterloo for space to put docking stations for the bikes. Click below to view our latest newsletter GRPBS 2013 Fall Winter Newsletter

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BIKE SHARES INCREASE SPENDING WITH SURROUNDING BUSINESSES, STUDY FINDS

We know that cycling is a good form of exercise, and it turns out that if you do it as part of bike share program its good for the local economy too. A 2012 study from Humphrey School of Public … Continue reading

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STREET CRED: GRAND RIVER PUBLIC BIKE SHARES THEIR VISION WITH THE OPEN STREETS WATERLOO CROWD

If you have ever had a chance to go to Europe then you know the pleasures of visiting the plazas or squares in the centre of most towns. On any given night you will find thousands of people walking around … Continue reading

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Let’s Bike!

I am sure that Grand River Public Bike Share will make a great difference for our community! People will have an opportunity to borrow bikes easily at many convenient locations anytime they want. It means that you can forget about … Continue reading

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It Started with 4 Friends..

Grand River Public Bike Share is an initiative that was formed in 2011, by 4 friends that share a passion of bringing Bike Share to the Region of Waterloo.  Since 2011, we have come a long way within a short … Continue reading

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Why Bike Share?

I started volunteering around August of 2012, and I am now the ‘Operations Manager’ at GRPBS. My role usually varies within different tasks and I try to help wherever I can. I became involved in GRPBS because I am an … Continue reading

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