| Apr 15, 2014
| 4:59 AM
If you thought Saturday was a great day for a bike ride, you weren’t alone.
With temperatures reaching 80 degrees, Divvy — Chicago’s bike-sharing program — broke its single-day record Saturday, with 10,866 rides. The previous...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 10:07 PM
Triathletes who don’t own bikes are no longer at a disadvantage in Chicago.
Organizers have announced 100 participants will be allowed to compete on Divvy bikes during the Transamerica Chicago Triathlon in August. The sky-blue-colored bikes...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 3:29 PM
When Annie Byrne and Vanessa Buccella met on a cycling team in 2012, both wondered why the sport often seemed skewed toward men.
To attract more women to cycling, they started a meet-up group for female riders, with the tagline "A Cycling Community...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 7:36 AM
The city plans to install 20 more miles of bike lanes this spring and summer as part of a continued push to make Chicago more bicycle friendly.
The Chicago Department of Transportation plan includes five miles of protected bike lanes, which are...
| Mar 28, 2014
Global retailer Gap Inc. and local bike-share program Divvy have joined forces to launch a pilot program that would allow the companies to share the same seasonal workers.
The initiative will be kicked off Friday by Skills for Chicagoland's Future, a...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 9:44 AM
Divvy handed them the data, and they gave it back as a dating website.
A team of five Chicago developers has won the award for most creative presentation of the bike-sharing company's data in the Divvy Data Challenge. Issued in February, the...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Spider-Man fans of all ages will be able to meet their favorite superhero this weekend when he makes an appearance at the Chicago Cultural Center for Earth Hour!
Here are the details from Columbia Pictures and WWF:
SPIDER-MAN SWINGS INTO ACTION TO...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 4:42 PM
The screen in the lobby at 1611 West Division says it all.
Visible to residents leaving the building, the CTA bus/train tracker display lists the arrival times of the next train in the Blue Line subway station, across the street, and when buses will pull...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 4:55 AM
Divvy's data is now anyone's to develop.
Chicago's bike share provider announced Tuesday that for the first time, trip-by-trip data for about 750,000 rides taken last year is available to the public. Along with the release of the downloadable data, the...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 8:11 PM
Plunging temperatures and piles of snow don't deter a dedicated group of cyclists who ride through the Chicago winter.
Bicyclists, it's cold outside.
But the plunging temperatures and piles of snow aren't about to deter a dedicated group of city...
| Dec 1, 2013
By most accounts, the Divvy bike-sharing program has had a strong start, but it's likely to face a major test as it goes through its first Chicago winter. The Italian pro cycling team Lampre-Merida has its own share of troubles after more than 100 bikes...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 10:25 AM
Need a Divvy bike this afternoon to get around the snowy streets?
You’ll have to wait a while. Divvy closed at noon for Chicagoans wishing to rent a bike, but bikes can still be returned to sharing stations, according to an announcement on the...