UMass Amherst, along with the Pioneer Valley Planning Commission (PVPC) and the cities of Springfield, Holyoke, South Hadley, and Northampton and the Town of Amherst are launching ValleyBike, a regional bike share program on June 28, 2018. The ValleyBike program will include 50 bike share stations and 500 electric-assist bikes across the Pioneer Valley, with five stations conveniently located on the UMass Amherst campus. All 500 bikes will be pedal electric-assisted (Pedelec) bikes and the system will be the 3rd largest electric assisted bike share program in the world.
Sponsorship opportunities are available. Please inquire with Marketing Coordinator Shannon Bliven at (413) 883-3680. If you are interested in becoming a "ValleyBike Ambassador" for UMass Amherst, please contact the Campus Sustainability Manager, Ezra Small at 413-545-0799.
REGISTRATION IS LIVE! To become a member and for more information, go to: www.valleybike.org.