Ford GoBike


New Dockless Bikes Coming to North San José

By Chirag Rabari
Ford BikeShare

[This post is adapted from a news release on MTC's website. For more information, contact: Colin Heyne, San José DOT, at 408-975-3705 or Julie Wood, Motivate/Ford GoBike, at 917-282-5840.] Beginning June 13, North San José residents and employees will have easier access to Ford GoBike’s bike share system. The 200 new dockless bikes will have a rear-wheel lock that allows them to be parked outside of a dock — anywhere a bicycle can responsibly be parked, including at a public bike rack or out of the way of pedestrians on the sidewalk. The new technology makes the service available to a larger Read More


Roll Up to Work in Style: It’s Bike to Work Day!

By Staff
MTC staff in front of a bike rack

May 10 is the Bay Area’s official Bike to Work Day. To commemorate the yearly event, a few of our staff members shared their stories about biking, along with pictures of themselves, their families, or their bike routes. Meet some of the friendly faces around our office who love to bike, and learn more about the bike-related events happening around the Bay Area today. Read More


How to Celebrate National Bike Month? Join the Bay Area Bike Challenge and Count the Ways

By Kara Oberg
May is National Bike Month

May 1 was the start of National Bike Month and this year there are more ways than ever for Bay Area residents to participate. The Bay Area Bike Challenge, previously known as the Team Bike Challenge, is designed to help people of all abilities bike to work, school, a lunch meeting or any other trip during the month of May. Whether you want to join a team of riders, compete for prizes, track your rides, try out the Ford GoBike bike share program at no cost, or participate in Bike to Work Day on May 10, National Bike Month in the Bay Area has got you covered. Keep reading to find out more! Read More