MEDIA ADVISORY - PHOTO OPPORTUNITY - Buckhorn, Tampa Bay Bike Share to Unveil Program Name and Proposed Station Locations

03/18/15
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WHAT:

Mayor Bob Buckhorn and Tampa Bay Bike Share representatives will announce the program's name, brand, and proposed locations for the first phase of implementation for Tampa’s bike share program.

In 2013, the City of Tampa chose a partnership of CycleHop,LLC and Social Bicycles to create Tampa's official bicycle sharing. In the initial phase, 300 bikes will be scattered throughout Tampa's downtown core, historic Ybor City, and surrounding neighborhoods with expansion phases to continue out to Westshore and the University of South Florida area over the next two years.

WHO:

Mayor Bob Buckhorn
Eric Trull with Tampa Bay Bike Share
Patrick Hoffman with Social Bicycles

WHEN

Tuesday, January 21, 2014
8:45 am.

WHERE:

Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park
600 N. Ashley Drive
(Meet along Ashley Dr. near the Glazer Children’s Museum)

CONTACT:

Eric Trull
Tampa Bike Share
813.397.3965
Eric@tampabikeshare.com
Ali Glisson
City of Tampa
(813) 274-8262
Ali.Glisson@tampagov.net