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                                                                                                                  Easy and Safe to use:

                                                                                               1. Approach the bus                                 3. Place the wheels in
Our MetroLink system was specifically designed to encourage                                     from the curb and                                   the wheel wells. Check
                                                                                               indicate to the operator                            the markings that
active living in our community. Whether it be walking, jogging or                              you will be loading your                            indicate where the front
biking to our MetroLink terminals or stations, we have made the                                bike.                                               tire should be placed.
commute easier and safer for everyone.                                                                                                             The first bike should
                                                                                                                                                   be placed nearest to
                                                                                                                                                   the bus.

    Our entire MetroLink fleet is equipped with bike racks. Each
    holding two bicycles, the racks are easy to use and safe for both
    the cyclist and the passengers.

                                                                        2. If the rack is closed, simply squeeze the      4. Raise the support arm over the front tire as
    Only the MetroLink buses currently feature bike racks. Racks are    handle up to release the latch then lower the     tightly as possible. It should never go over the
    available on a first-come, first-serve basis.                         rack completely.                                  frame or fender of the tire.

    Using the bike rack is free - only your regular MetroLink fare is   Unloading...
    required.                                                                                  1. Prior to your                                    3. Lift your bike from the
                                                                                               stop, advise the                                    rack.
                                                                                               operator you will be
                                                                                               unloading your bike
    If you need assistance with the bike rack, please wait until                               and exit from the
    passengers have boarded the bus and advise the operator.                                   front door.

                                                                                               2. Raise the sup-                                   4. If the rack is empty,
    The bike racks will be available year round.                                               port arm and lower                                  fold the rack up until it
                                                                                               away from the tire.                                 locks in place.

    A video demonstration is available for download on our website.
    For details on MetroLink routes, please refer to our website at or contact the HRM call centre at                                                         5. Step away from the
                                                                                                                          bus curb-side and
    490-4000.                                                                                                             signal to the operator
                                                                                                                          that you are clear.
                         Do’s & Don’ts                 Your Guide to
                                                         Using the
For your safety, load and unload your bike from the
front or curb side of the bus

Allow a cyclist to unload their bike before loading

If the rack is full please wait for the next bus
                                                      Bike Rack
Only non-motorized, two-wheel bikes are allowed on
the racks

          Contact us
                    Metro Transit
                  200 Ilsley Avenue
          Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B3B 1V1
                Telephone: 490-4000

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