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Boston Doctors Can Now Prescribe Bike Share Membership To Patients

Emma Zimmerman

One of the biggest hurdles new public bike share programs face is the problem of social inclusion. For a large part, the programs, which have popped up in cities from New York to Austin in recent years, aren't gaining major traction with low-income communities.

Boston, however, has taken an aggressive approach to making sure that everyone, regardless of income status, has an opportunity to ride--and is aware that they can. Complete with a free helmet and key fob!

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