Capital Bikeshare announces expansion after biggest summer yet

After a record-breaking summer with over 1,000,000 bike rides since June 1, Capital Bikeshare will be expanding their presence in the D.C. area. The company’s expansion comes in the face of numerous setbacks and problems with vendors. In a… Read More

Prefrosh Preview: Transportation in D.C. and how to get around the city

For the five-hundredth time, cars are not allowed in Georgetown under any circumstance. But, don’t let this sad realization discourage you from exploring the amazing city you have at your fingertips! Once you have an idea of what… Read More

The Morning Digest: De-stress, the National Mall, and bikeshare

Better than a cup of coffee, the Morning Digest will provide you with what you need to be prepared for the day: a daily round-up of links, local news, and important events on campus and around D.C. Note: Due to… Read More

Georgetown to add two new Capital Bikeshare locations

New and existing Georgetown Bikeshare locations In the meeting of the ANC 2E last Monday (which Vox was unable to attend, guess you’ll have to get your hard-hitting analysis of street traffic elsewhere), commissioners unanimously approved two new… Read More

District Digest: Bustin’ loose for the late Chuck Brown

This week in D.C. news features Chuck Brown’s memorial service, a Washington Times columnist’s worst work, and the latest on the D.C. Council’s vote on whether to give city employees back pay. Chuck Brown memorial service The late,… Read More

37th and O Street Capitol Bikeshare location shuts down until November

The construction outside the front gates has taken yet another victim. Aside from the blocked-off areas and the sand all over the sidewalks (Editor’s note: That is from the construction, right?), back in May the construction also forced our… Read More

ANC Wrap-up: “What we don’t do is decide anything.” -Ron Lewis

Advisory Neighborhood Commission 2E (Georgetown-Burleith-Hillandale) met for its monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday at Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School. And threw it out the… The ANC was not supportive of requests to convert the second story of… Read More

Capitol Bikeshare arrives in Georgetown, sans bicycles

After debuting its Capital Bikeshare program in late September, the D.C. Department of Transportation finally installed Georgetown’s very own solar-powered bicycle station earlier this week. The station, which is located in the House of Sweden parking lot at… Read More

ANC Wrap-up: Choosing those pesky Bikeshare locations

After an ANC-less August, last night’s Advisory Neighborhood Committee agenda featured bikes, break-ins, and a daunting backup of private projects. Bicycle Races The next major topic of discussion was the highly-anticipated Capital Bikeshare program. DDOT spokesman Chris Holben… Read More

Capital Bikeshare program coming to Georgetown’s campus

No bike? No problem. Starting this fall, the DC Department of Transportation (DDOT) plans to expand its popular bicycle rental program to 100 stations across the city. Building off of the success of the SmartBike DC bicycle sharing… Read More