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Eric Leaver inside City Boundary February 21, 2019, 8:31 AM

Which category below includes your age?
41 to 59


In general, how supportive are you of bike share in San Mateo?
Very supportive


Have you ridden a Lime bike or other bike share bike?
Yes


For your most recent bike share trip, if a bike hadn’t been available, what mode of transportation would you have used instead?
Public transit (i.e. shuttle, bus), Lyft, Uber or taxi


How do you typically use a bike share?
To connect to a transit stop (i.e. Caltrain or bus), To commute to work or school


What do you like most about the existing bike share program in San Mateo?
Promotes active transportation (more options for exercise and recreation), Gives people a convenient option for short trips, Offers electric-bikes


Have you ever filed a complaint with the City’s existing bike share operator Lime?
Yes


What are your top priorities for San Mateo’s bike share permit program if it were to continue?
Bike can be stored in the public right-of-way (dockless), Quality bikes, Better distribution of bikes in the City, Affordably priced


How can the City work with the bike share operator to optimize program operations?
More user education on safety and proper parking, More proactive bike maintenance


How comfortable are you riding a bike?
Very comfortable


Would you like to take a moment to share feedback on E-Scooters?
Yes


In general, would you be supportive of an e-scooter pilot program in San Mateo?
Very supportive


What would be your top concerns in a potential e-scooter pilot program?
Safety of users, Illegal use of e-scooters on sidewalks, Conflicts between e-scooters and cyclists or drivers


What do you think could be the benefits of an e-scooter pilot program?
Replaces car trips and reduces congestion, It’s a fun way to get around, Gives people a convenient option for short trips


Have you ridden an e-scooter?
Yes


How did you or would you use e-scooters?
Commute to or from home, Commute to or from transit, Commute to or from work/school, Recreation, for fun, or just curious and wanted to check it out


Are there any other comments you'd like the City to consider regarding bike share or e-scooters?
Bike maintenance is a big issue with Lime. Very frustrating to pay for bike that doesn't operate well.


What was your complaint concerning?
Broken bike


Were you satisfied with the timeliness of the response from Lime?
I didn't follow up

Evan Goldin outside City Boundary February 21, 2019, 8:09 AM

Which category below includes your age?
26 to 40


In general, how supportive are you of bike share in San Mateo?
Very supportive


Have you ridden a Lime bike or other bike share bike?
Yes


For your most recent bike share trip, if a bike hadn’t been available, what mode of transportation would you have used instead?
Lyft, Uber or taxi


How do you typically use a bike share?
To connect to a transit stop (i.e. Caltrain or bus), For errands or appointments (non-work), For recreation, exercise or for fun


What do you like most about the existing bike share program in San Mateo?
Replaces car trips and reduces congestion, Promotes active transportation (more options for exercise and recreation), Gives people a convenient option for short trips


Have you ever filed a complaint with the City’s existing bike share operator Lime?
Yes


What was your complaint concerning?
Broken bike


Were you satisfied with the timeliness of the response from Lime?
Yes


What are your top priorities for San Mateo’s bike share permit program if it were to continue?
Better distribution of bikes in the City, Affordably priced


How can the City work with the bike share operator to optimize program operations?
Improve outreach and subsidized rates for underserved communities


How comfortable are you riding a bike?
Very comfortable


Would you like to take a moment to share feedback on E-Scooters?
Yes


In general, would you be supportive of an e-scooter pilot program in San Mateo?
Very supportive


What do you think could be the benefits of an e-scooter pilot program?
Replaces car trips and reduces congestion, Promotes active transportation, Gives people a convenient option for short trips, Users don’t arrive at their destination sweaty


Have you ridden an e-scooter?
Yes


How did you or would you use e-scooters?
Commute to or from home, Commute to or from work/school, Transportation for errands or appointments (non-work), Recreation, for fun, or just curious and wanted to check it out


Are there any other comments you'd like the City to consider regarding bike share or e-scooters?
Dockless scooters and bikes are a MUCH needed compliment to our transportation options. I'm confused how you can ban dockless scooters, something I can pick up and move with one arm if misparked, yet allow an unlimited number of dockless automobilies to enter and travel through (and park in) San Mateo.

Name not shown inside City Boundary February 21, 2019, 7:52 AM

Which category below includes your age?
26 to 40


In general, how supportive are you of bike share in San Mateo?
Very supportive


Have you ridden a Lime bike or other bike share bike?
Yes


For your most recent bike share trip, if a bike hadn’t been available, what mode of transportation would you have used instead?
Personal car


How do you typically use a bike share?
To connect to a transit stop (i.e. Caltrain or bus), To commute to work or school


What do you like most about the existing bike share program in San Mateo?
Promotes active transportation (more options for exercise and recreation), It's a fun way to get around, Gives people a convenient option for short trips


Have you ever filed a complaint with the City’s existing bike share operator Lime?
No


What are your top priorities for San Mateo’s bike share permit program if it were to continue?
Quality bikes, Better distribution of bikes in the City, Bikes are parked responsibly without blocking access


How can the City work with the bike share operator to optimize program operations?
Faster response times to complaints, More user education on safety and proper parking


How comfortable are you riding a bike?
Very comfortable


Would you like to take a moment to share feedback on E-Scooters?
Yes


In general, would you be supportive of an e-scooter pilot program in San Mateo?
Very supportive


What would be your top concerns in a potential e-scooter pilot program?
E-scooters blocking sidewalk, path or parking space, Safety of users, Illegal use of e-scooters on sidewalks


What do you think could be the benefits of an e-scooter pilot program?
It’s a fun way to get around, Gives people a convenient option for short trips, Users don’t arrive at their destination sweaty


Have you ridden an e-scooter?
Yes


How did you or would you use e-scooters?
Commute to or from home, Commute to or from transit, Recreation, for fun, or just curious and wanted to check it out

Name not shown inside City Boundary February 21, 2019, 7:36 AM

Which category below includes your age?
41 to 59


In general, how supportive are you of bike share in San Mateo?
Very supportive


Have you ridden a Lime bike or other bike share bike?
Yes


For your most recent bike share trip, if a bike hadn’t been available, what mode of transportation would you have used instead?
Walking


How do you typically use a bike share?
For errands or appointments (non-work), For recreation, exercise or for fun


What do you like most about the existing bike share program in San Mateo?
Promotes active transportation (more options for exercise and recreation), It's a fun way to get around, Gives people a convenient option for short trips


Have you ever filed a complaint with the City’s existing bike share operator Lime?
No


What are your top priorities for San Mateo’s bike share permit program if it were to continue?
Bike can be stored in the public right-of-way (dockless), Availability of more bikes, Affordably priced


How can the City work with the bike share operator to optimize program operations?
More user education on safety and proper parking, Improve outreach and subsidized rates for underserved communities


How comfortable are you riding a bike?
Very comfortable


Would you like to take a moment to share feedback on E-Scooters?
Yes


In general, would you be supportive of an e-scooter pilot program in San Mateo?
Somewhat against


What would be your top concerns in a potential e-scooter pilot program?
Safety of users, Safety of pedestrians, Illegal use of e-scooters on sidewalks


What do you think could be the benefits of an e-scooter pilot program?
Replaces car trips and reduces congestion, Gives people a convenient option for short trips


Have you ridden an e-scooter?
Yes


How did you or would you use e-scooters?
Recreation, for fun, or just curious and wanted to check it out


Are there any other comments you'd like the City to consider regarding bike share or e-scooters?
For safety reasons, E scooters should only be ridden in dedicated bike lanes, and there are not enough bike lanes on the Peninsuala. Scooters are too dangerous zipping on the road through traffic for riders and dodging on sidewalks for pedestrians. Also, kids won’t wear helmets and scooters are more dangerous than bikes. I love riding scooters. My son loves riding scooters, but I don’t think every environment is right for them. Scooters work in the City because the City has so many bike lanes. Would love to find a way for them to work here too, but without more bike lanes, I don’t see how you can make them safe.


Name not shown inside City Boundary February 20, 2019, 9:38 PM

Which category below includes your age?
17 or younger


In general, how supportive are you of bike share in San Mateo?
Somewhat supportive


Have you ridden a Lime bike or other bike share bike?
Yes


For your most recent bike share trip, if a bike hadn’t been available, what mode of transportation would you have used instead?
Walking, Public transit (i.e. shuttle, bus)


How do you typically use a bike share?
To connect to a transit stop (i.e. Caltrain or bus), To commute to work or school


What do you like most about the existing bike share program in San Mateo?
Promotes active transportation (more options for exercise and recreation), Gives people a convenient option for short trips, Offers electric-bikes


Have you ever filed a complaint with the City’s existing bike share operator Lime?
No


What are your top priorities for San Mateo’s bike share permit program if it were to continue?
Quality bikes, Affordably priced


How can the City work with the bike share operator to optimize program operations?
Other - More scoots


How comfortable are you riding a bike?
Very comfortable


Would you like to take a moment to share feedback on E-Scooters?
Yes


In general, would you be supportive of an e-scooter pilot program in San Mateo?
Very supportive


What would be your top concerns in a potential e-scooter pilot program?
E-scooters blocking sidewalk, path or parking space, Conflicts between e-scooters and cyclists or drivers


What do you think could be the benefits of an e-scooter pilot program?
Replaces car trips and reduces congestion, Promotes active transportation, It’s a fun way to get around, Gives people a convenient option for short trips


Have you ridden an e-scooter?
Yes


How did you or would you use e-scooters?
Commute to or from home, Recreation, for fun, or just curious and wanted to check it out

Name not shown inside City Boundary February 20, 2019, 8:10 PM

Which category below includes your age?
26 to 40


In general, how supportive are you of bike share in San Mateo?
Very supportive


Have you ridden a Lime bike or other bike share bike?
Yes


For your most recent bike share trip, if a bike hadn’t been available, what mode of transportation would you have used instead?
Walking, Car share (Zipcar)


How do you typically use a bike share?
To commute to work or school


What do you like most about the existing bike share program in San Mateo?
Promotes active transportation (more options for exercise and recreation), Gives people a convenient option for short trips, Offers electric-bikes


Have you ever filed a complaint with the City’s existing bike share operator Lime?
No


What are your top priorities for San Mateo’s bike share permit program if it were to continue?
Bike can be stored in the public right-of-way (dockless), Availability of more bikes, Affordably priced, Bikes are parked responsibly without blocking access


How can the City work with the bike share operator to optimize program operations?
More user education on safety and proper parking, Other - create more bike lanes


How comfortable are you riding a bike?
Somewhat comfortable


Would you like to take a moment to share feedback on E-Scooters?
Yes


In general, would you be supportive of an e-scooter pilot program in San Mateo?
Somewhat supportive


What would be your top concerns in a potential e-scooter pilot program?
E-scooters blocking sidewalk, path or parking space, Safety of users, Conflicts between e-scooters and cyclists or drivers


What do you think could be the benefits of an e-scooter pilot program?
Replaces car trips and reduces congestion, Gives people a convenient option for short trips, Users don’t arrive at their destination sweaty


Have you ridden an e-scooter?
No, but I’m interested in riding one


How did you or would you use e-scooters?
Commute to or from home, Commute to or from work/school, Recreation, for fun, or just curious and wanted to check it out


Are there any other comments you'd like the City to consider regarding bike share or e-scooters?
A program that would use the same company as nearby cities (eg Redwood city, San bruno, Burlingame...) would allow one single membership and drive to those places as well

Name not shown inside City Boundary February 20, 2019, 7:38 PM

Which category below includes your age?
26 to 40


In general, how supportive are you of bike share in San Mateo?
Very against


Have you ridden a Lime bike or other bike share bike?
Yes


For your most recent bike share trip, if a bike hadn’t been available, what mode of transportation would you have used instead?
Walking, Personal car, Lyft, Uber or taxi


How do you typically use a bike share?
For recreation, exercise or for fun


Have you ever filed a complaint with the City’s existing bike share operator Lime?
No


What are your top priorities for San Mateo’s bike share permit program if it were to continue?
Bikes must be stored at docking stations or designated areas, Bikes are parked responsibly without blocking access, Fewer bikes


How can the City work with the bike share operator to optimize program operations?
Faster response times to complaints


How comfortable are you riding a bike?
Very comfortable


Would you like to take a moment to share feedback on E-Scooters?
Yes


In general, would you be supportive of an e-scooter pilot program in San Mateo?
Very against


What would be your top concerns in a potential e-scooter pilot program?
E-scooters blocking sidewalk, path or parking space, Safety of users, Illegal use of e-scooters on sidewalks


Have you ridden an e-scooter?
Yes


How did you or would you use e-scooters?
Recreation, for fun, or just curious and wanted to check it out


Are there any other comments you'd like the City to consider regarding bike share or e-scooters?
Cannot stand these things. Bikes end up scattered on my lawn and blocking sidewalks. They appear to only be used by drunks teenagers. I don't see the value. Glad they are gone soon.

Name not shown inside City Boundary February 20, 2019, 7:19 PM

Which category below includes your age?
18 to 25


In general, how supportive are you of bike share in San Mateo?
Very supportive


Have you ridden a Lime bike or other bike share bike?
Yes


For your most recent bike share trip, if a bike hadn’t been available, what mode of transportation would you have used instead?
Lyft, Uber or taxi, I wouldn't have made the trip


How do you typically use a bike share?
For errands or appointments (non-work), For recreation, exercise or for fun


What do you like most about the existing bike share program in San Mateo?
Replaces car trips and reduces congestion, Promotes active transportation (more options for exercise and recreation), It's a fun way to get around


Have you ever filed a complaint with the City’s existing bike share operator Lime?
No


What are your top priorities for San Mateo’s bike share permit program if it were to continue?
Availability of more bikes, Better distribution of bikes in the City, Affordably priced


How comfortable are you riding a bike?
Very comfortable


Would you like to take a moment to share feedback on E-Scooters?
Yes


In general, would you be supportive of an e-scooter pilot program in San Mateo?
Very supportive


What would be your top concerns in a potential e-scooter pilot program?
E-scooters blocking sidewalk, path or parking space, Illegal use of e-scooters on sidewalks


What do you think could be the benefits of an e-scooter pilot program?
Replaces car trips and reduces congestion, It’s a fun way to get around, Gives people a convenient option for short trips, Users don’t arrive at their destination sweaty


Have you ridden an e-scooter?
No, but I’m interested in riding one


How did you or would you use e-scooters?
Commute to or from home, Commute to or from transit, Commute to or from work/school, Transportation for errands or appointments (non-work), Recreation, for fun, or just curious and wanted to check it out


Are there any other comments you'd like the City to consider regarding bike share or e-scooters?
Must have!

Derek Koh inside City Boundary February 20, 2019, 7:06 PM

Which category below includes your age?
26 to 40


In general, how supportive are you of bike share in San Mateo?
Very supportive


Have you ridden a Lime bike or other bike share bike?
Yes


For your most recent bike share trip, if a bike hadn’t been available, what mode of transportation would you have used instead?
Lyft, Uber or taxi


How do you typically use a bike share?
To connect to a transit stop (i.e. Caltrain or bus)


What do you like most about the existing bike share program in San Mateo?
Gives people a convenient option for short trips


Have you ever filed a complaint with the City’s existing bike share operator Lime?
No


What are your top priorities for San Mateo’s bike share permit program if it were to continue?
Quality bikes, Better distribution of bikes in the City, Affordably priced


How can the City work with the bike share operator to optimize program operations?
Faster response times to complaints, More user education on safety and proper parking


How comfortable are you riding a bike?
Very comfortable


Would you like to take a moment to share feedback on E-Scooters?
Yes


In general, would you be supportive of an e-scooter pilot program in San Mateo?
Very supportive


What would be your top concerns in a potential e-scooter pilot program?
Safety of users, Safety of pedestrians


What do you think could be the benefits of an e-scooter pilot program?
Replaces car trips and reduces congestion, Promotes active transportation, It’s a fun way to get around, Gives people a convenient option for short trips, Users don’t arrive at their destination sweaty


Have you ridden an e-scooter?
Yes


How did you or would you use e-scooters?
Commute to or from home, Commute to or from transit, Recreation, for fun, or just curious and wanted to check it out

Name not shown inside City Boundary February 20, 2019, 6:13 PM

Which category below includes your age?
41 to 59


In general, how supportive are you of bike share in San Mateo?
Very supportive


Have you ridden a Lime bike or other bike share bike?
No


What do you like most about the existing bike share program in San Mateo?
Promotes active transportation (more options for exercise and recreation), Gives people a convenient option for short trips, Allows people who don’t own a bike to ride one


Have you ever filed a complaint with the City’s existing bike share operator Lime?
No


What are your top priorities for San Mateo’s bike share permit program if it were to continue?
Affordably priced, Bikes must be stored at docking stations or designated areas, Bikes are parked responsibly without blocking access


How can the City work with the bike share operator to optimize program operations?
Faster response times to complaints, More user education on safety and proper parking


How comfortable are you riding a bike?
Very comfortable


Would you like to take a moment to share feedback on E-Scooters?
Yes


In general, would you be supportive of an e-scooter pilot program in San Mateo?
Very against


What would be your top concerns in a potential e-scooter pilot program?
E-scooters blocking sidewalk, path or parking space, Safety of pedestrians, Illegal use of e-scooters on sidewalks


What do you think could be the benefits of an e-scooter pilot program?
Users don’t arrive at their destination sweaty


Have you ridden an e-scooter?
No and I’m not interested in riding one


How did you or would you use e-scooters?
Recreation, for fun, or just curious and wanted to check it out


Are there any other comments you'd like the City to consider regarding bike share or e-scooters?
More first time bikers will need better education on where the bike routes are. Consider easily accessible (by bus or car) spots where people can rent bikes specifically for trips along the Bay.