Ticket to ride

. August 23, 2013.
madison_bike_share

The Ann Arbor City Council has voted 9-2 to proceed with a community bike sharing program, the first of its kind in Michigan. In partnership with local nonprofit Clean Energy Coalition, the city plans to provide 14 stations with 125 bicycles that will be located in and around the downtown area as well as the University of Michigan campus. Anyone age 18 and up will be able join as either a daily, weekly or annual member with access to rentable bicycles by swiping either their membership card or credit card at the station. Tentative plans show day passes for $5, weekly passes for $20, with annual memberships costing $60. City Council plans to implement the program
by next April. Visit cec-mi.org/bikeshare for more information. — GMK

Trending

Helen Gotlib

A visit to the artist’s studio and her “Secret Beaches”

The Go Rounds Find Stability Through Change

A conversation with singer/guitarist Graham Parsons about a brand new album Singer/songwriter Graham Parsons founded this band a decade ago. A time period that represents a third of his life, reinforced by a resiliency brought by his bandmates. Guitarist Mike Savina, bassist Drew Tyner and drummer Adam Danis (the latter has been a member since

Amadeus Can Sing with Central European Flavor

Three decades later, the Viennese-style café ethos continues in Downtown Ann Arbor

Class struggle is at the heart of Jordan Peele’s new horror film

In his dark mirror, there is nothing more frightening than “Us” Jordan Peele’s long-awaited film “Us” is finally here, and while it may engender polarized audience responses, it solidifies Peele as a masterful writer-director with his own distinctive voice. “Us” begins in 1986 with a young Adelaide watching TV. We know it’s 1986 because an