Divvy gets $12.5M sponsorship from Blue Cross Blue Shield

Spring has arrived, and to celebrate the warm weather and bicycling, Mayor Rahm Emanuel has designated April 21-27, 2014 to be ''Divvy Week.''

May 1, 2014 5:34:15 AM PDT
The Divvy bike sharing program is getting a $12.5 million boost from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois.

The five-year deal will support and expand Divvy. The blue bikes will soon sport an updated design with the Blue Cross Blue Shield logo.

The Divvy program will also install new rental stations in Chicago's South Shore and Hyde Park neighborhoods.