The best bike-share cities around the world
No bike? No problem. The programs in these cities are changing transportation one spoke at a time.
Minneapolis's Nice Ride MN
A city that is freezing cold for a good part of the year wouldn't seem like a logical choice for this list, but Minneapolis's bike-sharing program, Nice Ride MN, has built a reputation for itself that can't be ignored.
Launched in 2010 and operating seasonally, it benefits from the fact that it is run solely as a non-profit. In the five years since launching it has increased ridership nearly 500 percent.