Takoma Park: Capital Bikeshare Station to be Temporarily Removed on October 5

In the process of clearing the site for the Takoma Maryland Library reconstruction project, the Philadelphia & Maple Ave Capital Bikeshare Station (#32010) will be temporarily removed and placed into storage for the duration of the construction. The station will be removed on Wednesday, October 5.

City and County staff identified a number of potential alternative locations, both near the Community Center and elsewhere in the community. However, none met the engineering, safety, or connectivity criteria for the Capital Bikeshare program.

Other Nearby Bikeshare Stations, The nearest alternative stations are at:
  • Maple & Ritchie Ave (0.3 miles)
  • Carroll & Ethan Allen Ave (0.4 miles)
  • Takoma  Metro Station (0.6 miles)
  • Carroll & Westmoreland Ave (0.7 miles)

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