Bike Share in Seattle
November 7, 2016
Seattle Bike Share Program State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA) Review
The Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) has determined that the Bike Share Program will not have a probable significant adverse impact on the environment. As a result, SDOT issued a Determination of Non-significance (DNS) on November 7, 2016. This decision was made after review of a completed environmental checklist. The DNS and checklist may be examined through the links below.
The public is invited to provide comments on the DNS and checklist. Comments must be provided no later than 5:00 pm, November 21, 2016.
In addition, any interested person may appeal this DNS by submitting a Notice of Appeal and a filing fee to the Office of the Hearing Examiner no later than 5:00 PM on November 28, 2016.
Please see the DNS for more information on providing comments and submitting appeals.
Pronto Cycle Share, Seattle's bike share system makes 500 bikes available (at 54 stations) to residents and visitors in Downtown, Capitol Hill, Pioneer Square, International District, South Lake Union and the University District.
Bike sharing is the perfect way to take short trips around the City – it is fast, easy, fun and affordable transportation that gets users from Point A to Point B. The bicycles are designed specifically for everyday trips, featuring seven speeds, comfortable seating, a chain guard, a basket, fenders, and built-in lights.
Individuals can purchase daily and 3-day membership pass for $8 and $16 or an annual pass for $7.95 per month for a year. Corporate annual membership discounts are available for businesses and organizations.
Visit the Pronto website to learn more or reach customer service at 1-844-4-PRONTO or firstname.lastname@example.org. Instructional videos can be watched at www.prontocycleshare.com/pointers.
To learn more about the City's role in the bike share program, contact Kyle Rowe or 206-684-7639.
Pronto Cycle Share is owned by the City of Seattle and operated by Motivate, International, Inc.