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River Action consideres bike share program

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The Quad Cities may have another mode of public transportation in the near future. River Action is considering creating a bike share program for the area.

Program Director Tim Chambers says there isn't an official plan for a bike share program yet, but it could link with other public transportation systems in the Quad Cities.
 
But Chambers says bike sharing could also have some downsides.

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Costs money, doesn't make money, how funding works.

River Action is working with other local organizations to find out if a bike share program like the ones in Chicago, Des Moines, and Omaha will work here.

The survey results and plan are expected to be complete in about four months.