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Citi Bike under pressure to expand to low-income neighbourhoods

Ms Boykin returns a Citi Bike after commuting to work. US's largest bike-share system now confronts this question: is it an amenity for affluent neighbourhoods or a public transportation system?

New York

CITI Bike stations have cropped up this year in brownstone Brooklyn and on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. Next year, the blue bicycles will inch farther afield into Harlem and Astoria in Queens.

Back from the verge of bankruptcy, Citi Bike is widely viewed as a success...

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