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Washington, DC --- On Monday, October 4, 2010, at 11:30 a.m. U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Director John Berry, U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Secretary Ray LaHood, and the General Services Administration (GSA) Administrator Martha Johnson will come together to announce the Federal government's partnership with the District's Capital Bikeshare Program. OPM, DOT and GSA are leading this partnership by offering their employees corporate bike memberships in the Washington, DC metropolitan area.
In addition to providing federal employees with a green option for transportation, the partnership could also help federal agencies save money and encourage employee wellness. The bicycle sharing program will eventually allow its members 24-hour access to 1,000 bikes, at 114 station locations throughout the city and Arlington, VA.
John Berry, OPM DirectorRay LaHood, DOT Secretary Martha Johnson, GSA Administrator
Gabe Klein, DDOT Director
Announcement of OPM, DOT, and GSA Partnership Capital Bikeshare
Monday, October 4, 2010 at 11:30 a.m.
US Department of Transportation1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE Washington, DC 20590
Media interested in attending the photo - op should contact Marcus A. Williams at email@example.com or 202-359-2492
For more information, station locations, and to become a member please visit www.CapitalBikeshare.com.
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