Video: The Hub Community Bike Co-op

Video: The Hub Community Bike Co-op
Kyle Morris, founder of The Hub Community Bike Cooperative, stands among a myriad of donated bikes at the 903 1/2 North State Street shop. Photo by Jefferson L. Morriss

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Filed on 25. Oct, 2010 in Contents

Video by Jefferson L. Morriss

When The Hub Community Bike Cooperative opened its doors at 903 1/2 North State Street in 2002, it was a self-supported cooperative run by an experienced, all-volunteer staff.

Now some of the bike shop’s staff is paid, but it also continues to rely on the efforts of bike-loving volunteers and bike donations to keep Bellingham bikes in motion.

The Hub, a non-profit organization, uses recycled and utilitarian bicycles to build bikes for customers. It offers full-service tune-ups and repairs and sells bicycle parts. Community members can also rent a fully outfitted, self-service work space for $5 per hour for non-members.

For more information, visit thehubbellingham.com or call (360) 255-2072.

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