RIDE! Peekskill
HYPER LOCAL GREEN MOBILITY

BIRDSALL MARKET

In response to the COVID-19 crisis, we've teamed up with Birdsall House and Gleason's to offer hyper local food delivery and pick up with our virtual pop-up grocer, the Birdsall Market. Please visit the market online and set up your first food order by Wednesday at 4pm for delivery or pick up on Friday between 1pm - 4pm.
BIRDSALL MARKETRIDE! MAILING LIST

what is ride?

RIDE! is an app based mobility platform designed for small towns like Peekskill.

e-bikes

Our fleet of dockless smart e-bikes with pedal assist boost allows for practical and fun point-to-point mobility all over town.

E-shuttles

Our sleek and whisper quiet electric shuttles can whisk up to five people at a time directly to the hottest spots in town.

Shared Rides

We're teaming up with local taxi companies to create a hyper local network of green cabs for rides around town.

THE APP

Our app in the cloud connects you to the wheels on the ground.

RIDE! is an OS agnostic application which enables seamless scheduling of and payment for service.

The app will also serve as a platform for hyper local advertising, an events calendar and city guide.

THE PROTOTYPE

why ride?

RIDE! is designed to move our community forward.
  • Small cities like Peekskill need to revitalize their local economies.
  • They also need to become models of environmental sustainability.
  • The creative young professionals and the innovative businesses that could solve these problems are drawn to big cities.
  • They want a dense urban fabric, a distinct sense of place, and a multiplicity of mobility options accessible with the technology available at their fingertips.
  • Peekskill and other small towns like it are stuck in the antiquated model of the car centered suburb.
  • The car centered model isn't attracting anyone in the 21st century.

RIDE!’s mission is to revitalize small cities like Peekskill by providing a modern, multi-modal, safe, affordable, eco-friendly transportation platform that seamlessly connects citizens, visitors and businesses on a hyper local level.

  • Attract talent, visitors, businesses, families, and downsizers looking for big city amenities at small town scale
  • Satisfy local mobility needs, from commuting to entertainment
  • Spur further innovative revitalization investment
  • Enable car-free living
  • Connect and unify diverse communities
  • Improve our local and global ecosystem
  • Reduce the need for parking
  • Reduce traffic congestion
  • Provide robust mobility statistics for city planning

THE PROBLEM

  • Small cities like Peekskill need to revitalize their local economies.
  • They also need to become models of environmental sustainability.
  • The creative young professionals and the innovative businesses that could solve these problems are drawn to big cities.
  • They want a dense urban fabric, a distinct sense of place, and a multiplicity of mobility options accessible with the technology available at their fingertips.
  • Peekskill and other small towns like it are stuck in the antiquated model of the car centered suburb.
  • The car centered model isn't attracting anyone in the 21st century.

THE SOLUTION

RIDE!’s mission is to revitalize small cities like Peekskill by providing a modern, multi-modal, safe, affordable, eco-friendly transportation platform that seamlessly connects citizens, visitors and businesses on a hyper local level.

  • Attract talent, visitors, businesses, families, and downsizers looking for big city amenities at small town scale
  • Satisfy local mobility needs, from commuting to entertainment
  • Spur further innovative revitalization investment
  • Enable car-free living
  • Connect and unify diverse communities
  • Improve our local and global ecosystem
  • Reduce the need for parking
  • Reduce traffic congestion
  • Provide robust mobility statistics for city planning

When can I ride?

RIDE! is currently in development and we are working with city, county, state and private entities to secure funding and permits for operation.

We plan to launch a limited pilot program of our e-bikes in Peekskill by Summer 2020. We need your support to make this happen.

Please sign up for our mailing list, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, and share your opinion about RIDE! by filling out the Peekskill DRI Public Survey.