Guy On A Bike: Increasing Diversity in CyclingMinneapolis consistently ranks among the best cities for cycling in the United States. But as I tool around on my steel horse I can’t help but notice that most of the other cyclists I encounter look like me: a white, middle-class male.
Twin Cities Sets New Record For Bike SharingOfficials say a new 24-hour record for bike sharing was set in the Twin Cities on Saturday with more than 5,600 Nice Ride bikes being used. In the process, The Minneapolis Foundation also raised money to provide bikes to kids in need.
Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best BetsHave you wanted to get on a Nice Ride, but haven't? Or is there a food truck you've wanted to try but haven't tracked it down yet? Well, you're in luck! They are just two of the things we're talking about while we're working for the weekend!
Celebrate Bike Week With Nice Ride DayMay 13, 2015 is officially Nice Ride Day. All this week Minneapolis is celebrating bikes with, and on May 13 Nice Ride is joining in the celebration by handing out discounted memberships and free helmets.
Nice Ride Minnesota Rolls Out Bike ToursWe have been having an incredible spring with so many opportunities to get outside and enjoy the weather. Minnesota's bike share program -- Nice Ride -- continues to expand, offering up a chance for anyone to hit the many miles of trails our state has.
WCCO Saturday Morning Links & Recap (April 18)From hockey to baseball to bikes and records, there's a whole lot going on this weekend, and WCCO Saturday Morning has got you covered!
Nice Ride Bikes Return To Minnesota StreetsNice Ride bikes are returning to the racks along Twin Cities streets Wednesday. The green bikes are appearing ahead of schedule with the warmer weather Minnesota has seen this past month.
4 Things To Know: Frozen 2, Food Trucks, & MoreThese are the four stories you need to know about from Friday, March 13, 2015. They include a craft brew-inspired Mountain Dew spinoff and the return of food trucks and bike-sharing.
Early Spring Means Business For Food Trucks, Nice Ride BikesLate winter days like Thursday aren't just good for morale. For some locals, the early arrival of spring means more money. For instance, on Marquette Ave. and 7th Street, light jacket weather equals heavy foot traffic in the food truck lines.
Study: Greater Risk For Head Injuries In Cities With Bike Share ProgramsThe next time you're thinking about renting a Nice Ride bike, you may want to bring a helmet.
Nice Ride Bikes To Make Spring DebutNice Ride bikes will make their spring debut on city streets Saturday, and riders can now keep them for twice as long. According to Nice Ride Minnesota officials, riders with 1-Year and Pay-As-You-Go memberships will enjoy 60 minutes of free time on every trip if they sign up online. The previous time limit was 30 minutes.
Cycles For Change: Volunteer & Earn A Bike In St. PaulThe Twin Cities metro area is consistently ranked among the most bike-friendly communities in the country, but people in some neighborhoods still struggle to find affordable rides.