City Hall rolls out bike rental network for TA streets

04.05.2011                      30.Nisan, 5771                      Rosch Hodesch 1; Tag 15 des Omer

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City Hall rolls out bike rental network for TA streets

Gilad Erdan praises project, says, "There is nothing cleaner than bicycles"; over 30 stations already active.

Tel Aviv-Yafo has joined a host of European cities by initiating a bike rental program within its borders – allowing commuters to hop on and off at locations scattered throughout the municipality.
The initiative will begin with a month-long trial period that commenced last week, the city announced.
After the first day of project “Tel-O-Fun,” administered by the city’s Economic Development Authority, 200 members signed up for the rental service – which for the first month is available to annual subscribers at rates of NIS 240 for city residents, and NIS 280 for others, according to the municipality….