- An analysis of Capital Bikeshare and bike lanes shows that "even after controlling for a variety of stuff, bike lane volume still emerges as a significant predictor of bikeshare ridership." Darren Buck theorizes that instead of adding more stations, you bikeshare some cities might get more ridership increases by adding bike lanes. Also here's a list of recommendations for bikesharing systems from the FHWA.
- Arlington has created a detailed list of their preliminary 2013 CaBi Station locations. They're still taking comments. "Right now, it’s unclear when the dozens of new Bikeshare docking stations will be installed. Once the list of proposed stations is finalized, there’s a permitting process, and the County Board has to give approval. After that, the stations can typically be installed at a rate of three per day, and only take about two hours to get up and running."
- The Silver Spring Transit Center - which includes a section of the Met Branch Trail and a lot of bike parking - is still delayed, and they have no delivery date for it.
- A jogger was grabbed by a man on the bike path near Holmes Run Parkway. She got away unharmed.