Tampa Bay's bike-share program, Coast
Bike Share, got off to a strong start in its first six weeks of
Coast's program director, Eric Trull, said today his group
signed up more than 1,100 members between mid-November and this
The company's sky-blue bikes have traveled, collectively, 6,278
miles -- the distance from Tampa to San Francisco and back. The
bulk of that pedaling has been around downtown Tampa, Ybor City,
Davis Islands, Hyde Park and Bayshore Boulevard.
Coast Bike Share kicked off Nov. 17 with a members-only period.
It opened bikes to the general public on Dec. 7.
Memberships are $79
a year, but bikes are available on...