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Bikeshare Opens Two Stations On National Mall

One of the new two new Bikeshare stations at MLK and FDR memorials on the National Mall.
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One of the new two new Bikeshare stations at MLK and FDR memorials on the National Mall.

Expect to see more of the ubiquitous red Capital Bikeshare bikes downtown this summer, after two new bike stations were installed on the National Mall on Friday.

The new stations, with 23 bikes apiece, are located at 14th & Jefferson St SW and on Ohio Dr. near the memorial to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Total of five new stations have been approved for the Mall by the National Capital Planning Commission. According to Capital Bikeshare, the next three stations will be put at the Smithsonian Metro, Jefferson Memorial and Lincoln Memorial, with 23 bicycles at each station.

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