January 6, 2017 • Bublr Updates
Home Sweet Home
Bublr Bikes, a non-profit organization that operates a rapidly growing bike-sharing network in the Milwaukee area, will move its headquarters and bicycle maintenance facility into the Shops of the Grand Avenue, becoming the initial permanent tenant in the property’s redevelopment, it was announced Thursday. Bublr is making the move to locate its office, maintenance and retail facilities at the center of its growing transportation network, said James Davies, Bublr’s acting executive director.
October 28, 2016 • Bublr Updates
Bublr Keeps Growing!
Last week Bublr and the City of Milwaukee installed ten new stations funded by a Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality grant. The new stations are located at: · 5th/National · Astor/Juneau · Bradford Beach · Burns Commons · MLK/North · North/Lake · Oakland/Bradford · Oakland/Kenwood · Pleasant/Commerce · Riverside Park With these installations, Bublr is continuing to expand its service area into more and more Milwaukee neighborhoods and key destinations.
September 13, 2016 • Bublr Updates, Meet Our Team
Bublr Bikes is Hiring!
Bublr Bikes’ first Executive Director Kevin Hardman, having established the Bublr brand and launched the system’s first 40 stations, is moving on to embark on his long-held ambition of starting his own business. With Kevin’s departure, Bublr Bikes is looking to hire a highly qualified Executive Director to guide Bublr’s continued growth.
August 1, 2016 • Bublr Updates
MCTS + Bublr = Get There
After we announced our “Sponsor a Bublr” program last month. The Milwaukee County Transit System (MCTS) was quick to step up and sponsor the first 25 baskets on Bublr’s new 2.
June 9, 2016 • Bublr Updates
Thank You Wheel & Sprocket, Our First Basket Sponsor
We’re super-excited to announce our “Sponsor a Bublr” program. Want to associate your brand, your company, or your name with a fun, healthy, and sustainable way to move around town?
June 6, 2016 • Bublr Updates
Milwaukee Youth Honored as Certified Bicycle Mechanics
Yesterday Bublr Bikes, along with our partners at Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee and DreamBikes, honored the first graduates of our Bike Repair and Maintenance Certification Program. Latrell Turner, Jerome White and Kadeam Wilson, joined by their families, were awarded certificates for completing what is believed to be the country’s first bike-share mechanics certification.
April 20, 2016 • Bublr Updates
We Headed South — To Bay View!
As one of our most requested locations, we were thrilled to place a station in Bay View at Zillman Park! We had a mix of residents, Bublr supporters and local business owners come out to welcome us to the neighborhood.
April 15, 2016 • Bublr Updates
Bublr Arrives at Marquette
Today we launched our first station on the campus of Marquette University. We couldn’t be more excited to be serving the Golden Eagles’ community and to begin serving the Near West Side.
March 28, 2016 • Bublr Updates, Meet Our Team
Bublr Helps Teach Kids to be Bike Mechanics
Class is in session at Bublr Bikes! We’re doing a series of hands-on programs to teach young adults about bike mechanics and bike share.