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Bublr Keeps Growing!

Last week Bublr and the City of Milwaukee installed ten new stations funded by a Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality grant. The new stations are located at: ·         5th/National ·         Astor/Juneau ·         Bradford Beach ·         Burns Commons ·         MLK/North ·        …

Bublr Bikes is Hiring!

Bublr Bikes’ first Executive Director Kevin Hardman, having established the Bublr brand and launched the system’s first 40 stations, is moving on to embark on his long-held ambition of starting his own business. With Kevin’s departure, Bublr Bikes is looking…

MCTS + Bublr = Get There

After we announced our “Sponsor a Bublr” program last month. The Milwaukee County Transit System (MCTS) was quick to step up and sponsor the first 25 baskets on Bublr’s new 2.0 bikes. MCTS has also started announcing Bublr stations on…

Thank You Wheel & Sprocket, Our First Basket Sponsor

We’re super-excited to announce our “Sponsor a Bublr” program. Want to associate your brand, your company, or your name with a fun, healthy, and sustainable way to move around town? Want to support the continued growth of Milwaukee’s non-profit bike…

Milwaukee Youth Honored as Certified Bicycle Mechanics

Yesterday Bublr Bikes, along with our partners at Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee and DreamBikes, honored the first graduates of our Bike Repair and Maintenance Certification Program.  Latrell Turner, Jerome White and Kadeam Wilson, joined by their families, were awarded certificates…

We Headed South — To Bay View!

As one of our most requested locations, we were thrilled to place a station in Bay View at Zillman Park! We had a mix of residents, Bublr supporters and local business owners come out to welcome us to the neighborhood. This…

Bublr Arrives at Marquette

Today we launched our first station on the campus of Marquette University. We couldn’t be more excited to be serving the Golden Eagles’ community and to begin serving the Near West Side. Joining us at a ceremonial opening were: Zack Wallace, outgoing Student…

Bublr Helps Teach Kids to be Bike Mechanics

Class is in session at Bublr Bikes! We’re doing a series of hands-on programs to teach young adults about bike mechanics and bike share. Bublr’s course is taught by Bublr system tech and mechanic wizard Chris LoCicero with help from…

We’re Hiring a System Technician

UPDATE: This position has been filled. Thank you to everyone that either applied or showed interest. Bublr Bikes needs to find the right person to join their Operations Team for this coming summer and beyond! Help us find a System Technician to perform bike…

Hey! The Annual Pass is Here!

We’ve had many Bublr enthusiasts ask about when we’d have an Annual Pass. In fact, you’ve been talking about an Annual Pass since we launched in August of 2014. Well – it’s here! The Annual Pass helps make Bublr Bikes…