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By Kent Pierce

May 2, 2019

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - The city of New Haven launched an ambitious new transportation campaign Thursday aimed at helping the environment.

 

The goNewHavengo campaign is called "2020: Moving Towards a Healthy Future." 

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By Ed Stannard

May 2, 2019

NEW HAVEN — The city and state have lots of options to get around without emitting greenhouse gases into the air. On Thursday, city transit advocates made a push to get more people to use them.

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By Allan Appel

May 2, 2019

One goal: Move past the one-person-one-vehicle mind-set.

More goals: Reduce city greenhouse gas emissions by a fifth by the end of next year. Fewer SOV —single occupancy vehicle—rides. A 20 percent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2020.

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By News Staff

January 16, 2019

NEW HAVEN — Avangrid, the parent company of United Illuminating and Southern Connecticut Gas, is now an official sponsor of Bike New Haven, the companies said in a release Wednesday.

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'Go New Haven Go" hosts 5th Annual Car Free Challenge

By WTNH Staff

August 30, 2018

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - The city of New Haven is pushing people to go greener and car-free! 'Go New Haven Go' is hosting its 5th Annual CarFree Challenge now through September. 

Exploring the City With New Haven Bike Share

By Erik Ofgang

Mar 18, 2018

Less than 30 minutes into my first ride with Bike New Haven, the Elm City’s new 24/7 bike share, or short-term bike-rental program, two people had already approached me to ask how I liked it. Even as a newbie to the program, I already had my answer: “I love it!”

Ride Share

By Kathy Leonard Czepiel

Mar 16, 2018

May is New Haven Bike Month, so, naturally, I decided to go for a ride. But not just any ride. I wanted to check out the spiffy green bikes in the city’s new bike share program, officially dubbed Bike New Haven.  I called my friend Carol Nardini, an avid cyclist and a member of the mayor’s Taskforce on Bike Education, and asked her to come along.

How I Learned To Bike Share

By THOMAS BREEN

Mar 30, 2018

I set a challenge for myself this week: Could I get to work, to the grocery store, to reporting assignments and interviews all over town relying on one of New Haven’s new bike share bicycles?

Charity bike ride kicks off

By CAROLYN SACCO

Friday, February 23, 2018

Spirits remained high despite rain and frigid temperatures on Thursday night as Elm City biking enthusiasts and environmentalists came together at Artspace to kick off the 10th Annual Rock-to Rock event.

New Haven Launches Bike Share Program

By ANTHONY MOATON

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

On Tuesday, Mayor Toni Harp of New Haven announced the launch of the city's first bike rental program, Bike New Haven. In its first phase, the bike share program will feature 10 stations and 100 bikes throughout the city center.

Project Spotlight: Bike New Haven

By Zach Weingart

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

What if there was an affordable, efficient way to get around New Haven? One that didn’t involve getting in a car? And one that lowered your carbon footprint?    

New Haven unveils first bike share station

By Mary E. O’Leary 

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

NEW HAVEN — It took Mayor Toni Harp just minutes to get ready to roll as the first bike share station in the city was unveiled to a crowd of cycling enthusiasts after years of planning.

Bike sharing rolls out in New Haven this week

By Stephanie Simoni, News 8 Anchor/Reporter

February 19, 2018

 

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)–  By this noon Tuesday, bikes you can rent will fill empty bike racks in the city. 

Bike sharing program soft launches on Tuesday in New Haven

By Eva Zymaris and Rob Polansky

February 19, 2018

 

NEW HAVEN, CT (WFSB) - A program involving smartphones and bicycles will have a soft launch in New Haven on Tuesday.

New Haven launches bike share program

By ISABEL BYSIEWICZ

February 19, 2018

 

Move over, cars and buses — New Haven residents now have a healthier, more convenient way to get around town.

Bike Share Set To Roll

By Thomas Breen

February 15, 2018

 

Starting next week, city residents and visitors will be able to rent a bike with the swipe of a phone and pedal around New Haven to...