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Tel Aviv to stop operating bicycle rental service – Israel News

Tel Aviv announced it is terminating its contract with Tel-O-Fun bicycle rental service in August due to the increasing popularity of electric bikes and scooters.

Tel Aviv Municipality data shows that the number of people subscribed to the Tel-O-Fun service has gradually declined in the past several months, from 2,035 subscribers in November 2019 to 1,625 in March 2020.

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In addition, the number of times subscribers used the service plunged from 34,000 in November to 12,000 in March.

The municipality said that the lack of demand led to the early termination of its contract with Tel-O-Fun – instead of ending the contract in January 2021 as slated, it will be terminated in August of this year.

The municipality said that it is examining operating an electric bike service that

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SF Bay Area Bicycle’s Crazy Oakland Bike Ride Through Town Video: Stop Signs, Anyone?

(Last Updated On: April 13, 2020)

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ONN – SF Bay Area Bicycle’s Crazy Oakland Bike Ride Through Town Video: Stop Signs, Anyone?

By SF Bay Area Bicycle on YouTube, this is a wild ride done on March 26th, 14.75 mile, 250 ft gain, midday ‘circular commute’ ride during day 10 of the COVID-19 shelter-in-place for the SF Bay Area through “Oakland East, Downtown, West, Jack London Square, Jingletown, Fruitvale. Walnut St, Foothill Blvd, around Lake Merritt, 12th St into 10th St, Center St to the West Oakland BART station, 7th St, Mandela Pkvy, 3rd St, Oak St, Embarcadero West & Embarcadero to E 7th St to Fruitvale Ave, E 12th past the Fruitvale BART station, 42nd Ave, International Blvd to 55th Ave.”

And look at the ride, because the rider is nuts. He or she routinely runs through stop signs and traffic

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