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Edmonton Bike Share Scheme

  • Author(s) / Creator(s)
  • Public transit system is the pulse of urban life. City planners are seeking solutions to promote public transit due to insufficient capacity of the road network and related environmental problems. Cycling, as one of the energy efficient transport modes, has high potential to improve the livability and sustainability of the city. Over the past decade, a significant number of bike sharing programs have emerged due to the benefits that cycling brings. Bike-sharing systems improve the accessibility and connectivity to other public transit, as well as encouraging citizens to participate in a healthy activity. The cold climate and characteristic landscape forms a unique cycling culture in Edmonton. The purpose of this thesis is to propose a possible way of conducting a bike share scheme in the city of Edmonton. An internet-based bike sharing solution is introduced, including area plan, station and bicycle design, service design and marketing strategy.

  • Date created
    2017-09-29
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  • Type of Item
    Research Material
  • DOI
    https://doi.org/10.7939/R3M32NQ2G
  • License
    Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International