BIXI bike season officially begins

The new BIXI biking season has officially begun.

The bike-share service has launched 1,000 new, 7-speed bikes this year.

As well, there are 80 more BIXI stations. 

Also this year, you can use the Opus card to rent a BIXI bike. 

BIXI officials said the number of subscribers continues to increase.

Nearly 235,000 cyclists rented a BIXI bike in 2016.