Howard County to launch Bikeshare program

Posted at 6:30 AM, Jul 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-06 06:30:04-04

Residents of Howard County will have a new way to get around starting Thursday.

Howard County Executive Allan Kittleman will launch the county's Bikeshare program.

The program includes a network of seven stations, stretching from Howard County General Hospital to Blandair Park.

There will be 70 bikes for short-term rental by members. Both electric assisted and traditional bikes will be available.

A ribbon cutting and formal launch of the Bikeshare program will start at 11 a.m. Thursday in Downtown Columbia