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Board racks encourage students to ride rather than drive

| June 30, 2017 | 0 Comments
Board racks encourage students to ride rather than drive

Skateboarders and scooter riders now have a place to lock up their wheels. Board racks have been installed in the front and back of the Student Union. Any student can secure their board or scooter on the rack, as long as they bring their own lock. “Just as we have bike racks that ensure the security and ease of use for […]

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Transportation Fair encourages eco-friendly methods of transportation

| October 13, 2016 | 0 Comments
Transportation Fair encourages eco-friendly methods of transportation

The second annual Transportation Fair was held in the College of Health and Human Services quad from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 5. At the event, students and staff learned about different transportation options on campus. The event was part of UNC Charlotte’s Sustainability Week. The Transportation Fair encouraged students and faculty to use […]

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Bicycle-sharing offers an affordable alternative to walking in center city

| September 25, 2012 | 0 Comments
Bicycle-sharing offers an affordable alternative to walking in center city

Bicycle-sharing company B-cycle rolled onto the streets of Charlotte in early August, allowing people to rent bikes for up to 24-hours to ride around the city. This week we did a test run of the new program to see what the buzz was all about. Renting a bike from one of B-cycles 20 stations in […]

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