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River Cities Bike Share Program Opens

May 6th, 2017

Ribbon cuttings for the River Cities Bike Share Program will be in three locations Saturday, May 6th

The first will be across from Aurora City Hall on Main Street, at the city parking lot, at 10:30AM. Included are a bicycle safety check station and free water bottles.

The second will be at the Manchester Landing trailhead of Dearborn Trails behind CVS in Aurora at 11:30AM.

The third will be outside the Lawrenceburg Event Center at High & Walnut Streets, at 1:00PM. Snacks and drinks will be served after the ceremony.

Each city will offer 15 Shimano seven-speed bicycles on a ride-and-return basis. Rental rates are $3.00 for the first hour and $2.00 for each additional hour.

The Bike Share Program and area promoters are combining with Green Umbrella, a regional sustainability alliance, and will be included in their "Opening Day on the Trail" campaign.

Information: 513 505-7647/Guinevere Emery, Aurora City Manager,  or 812 926-1100/Main Street Aurora or 812 537-4507/Lawrenceburg Main Street.