Meet the newest member of Rhode Islands effort’s to be more multi-modal, the RI Bridge Bike Shuttle.
Last weekend, the RI Bridge Bike Shuttle had it’s inaugural voyage with much success. Now getting from Boston – Providence – Newport – Jamestown – Wickford, or east to west has been made a little bit easier, and way more fun! And thanks to a host of generous bike-friendly local businesses and agencies interested in getting you where you’re going – the shuttle service is FREE. You’ve got every Saturday between now and October 13th to give it a go and we’d love to hear what you think. Tag us in your photos @bikenewportri and #ribridgebikeshuttle
Make your reservations here (recommended)
Thanks to a host of generous bike-friendly local businesses and agencies, interested in getting you where you’re going – RI Turnpike and Bridge Authority, Discover Newport, YMCA, Preservation Society of Newport County, Reynolds DeWalt, Standard Modern Company, VHB, Barnum Financial Group, AAA NorthEast, Newport Restaurant Group and People’s Credit Union – the shuttle service is FREE. These businesses understand the economic, tourism, health and environmental benefits of biking – and of happy bicyclists – thanks to all!
Here’s what long-time bicycle advocate Barry Schiller suggests about using the various modes to getting around without a car in Lil Rhody: