Bike share 101 with Doug Carpenter

Earlier this month, a group formed to determine the viability and desirability of a bike share program in Memphis.

The Explore Bike Share committee, chaired byDoug Carpenter of Doug Carpenter & Associates LLC has already held six public meetings to answer questions and listen to feedback from citizens regarding bike share. Three meetings remain.

Unless you have seen similar programs in other cities, you might wonder what bike share even is. To provide clarity on the topic, the Memphis Business Journal recently asked Carpenter to answer a series of questions to help people better understand how it would work and what long-term effects it might have on Memphis. Read more here