Overall Rating Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison Brack Hale
Submission Date Aug. 5, 2013
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Franklin University Switzerland
OP-T2-26: Bicycle Sharing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Brack Hale
Co-Director
Center for Sustainability Initiatives
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Does the institution have a bicycle-sharing program or participate in a local bicycle-sharing program?:
Yes

A brief description of the program, including an indication of its scope (e.g., the number of bicycles the program makes available, participation levels, etc.):

There is a local bike sharing program called velopass that is available to all campus members. There is an annual fee of 25 CHF for the velopass which allows participants a 30 minute free rental per day. For every additional hour, a 1 CHF charge is implemented. The card acts as a credit system that members can add to as they wish. The initial fee includes 2 free hours. There are 6 rental stations located in the Lugano area.
Franklin recently began a pilot bike share program. We have several bikes that are available for student use.


The website URL where information about the program, policy, or practice is available:

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