On May 16th, Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced an additional 50 stations and 540 bikes will be added this year to Bluebikes, expanding the City's bike share infrastructure. Boston's Bluebikes expansion will take the total of bikes in the city to 2,400 and stations to 230 by the end of 2019, marking the highest number of publicly available bikes and stations in Boston's history.
New stations this year will be installed near community health centers, with financial support from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts. City investments have brought bike share to new neighborhoods as well as added necessary capacity in job centers, commercial corridors, and high-density residential neighborhoods. For the newly-announced expansion in Roslindale attended the BTD's public meeting at BCYF Menino on Thursday, June 6th.