Valentine Bike Share holds Ribbon Cutting

Valentine Bike Share holds Ribbon Cutting

Getting around Valentine will be breezy with a bright red bike from Valentine Bike Share. The service is owned by Heartland Bike Share, a 501c3 non-profit organization. Benjamin Foltz is a co-founder, former officer, and currently serving on the board of directors for Nebraska’s statewide non-profit advocacy group the Bike Walk Nebraska. He also serves on the board of directors for the Nebraska Trails Foundation. He is a League Cycling Instructor certified through the League of American Bicyclists and has taught multiple bicycle safety courses to riders of all ages and skills. Benny joined Heartland Bike Share as the Special Projects and Business Manager working for both the Heartland B-cycle (Omaha Metro) and BikeLNK (Lincoln) programs, and then launching the organizations third bike share program, Valentine Bike Share, as the Executive Director.

Heartland Bike Share is a 501c3 non-profit organization that exists for the development, promotion, and operation of bike sharing programs throughout the Heartland region for the benefit of the general public, aimed at promoting health and quality of life as well as mitigating climate change and promoting the use of sustainable forms of transportation.

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition

Ainsworth Star-Journal

921 E. 4th St.
P.O. Box 145
Ainsworth, NE 69210
PH: (402) 387-2844
FAX: (402) 387-1234

Valentine Midland News

146 W. 2nd St.
P.O. Box 448
Valentine, NE 69201
PH: (402) 376-2833
FAX: (402) 376-1946

Gregory Times-Advocate

119 E. 7th St.
P.O. Box 378
Gregory, SD 57533
PH: (605) 835-8089
FAX: (605) 835-8467