New York City Celebrates Bike Lane MilestoneNew York City now has over 1,000-miles of bike lanes, with more in the works, officials announced Tuesday.
Movement Underway To Put Pedestrian Walkway On Verrazano BridgePedestrians and bicyclists want the city to add a dedicated lane to the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. It’s one of the few crossings in the Metropolitan Area open only to motor vehicles.
Bicycling Magazine Ranks NYC Most Bike-Friendly City In U.S.Bicycling Magazine's editor said ranking high in the magazine's list is a sign of a healthy city.
High School Students Propose Bike Lane On Sandy-Damaged Rockaway PeninsulaAs the Rockaway Peninsula continues to rebuild after Superstorm Sandy, some young activists say they have a great idea to fill a prominent empty space.
Amsterdam Avenue Business Owners: Hit Brakes On Plan For Bike LanesThe local community board has asked the city to devise a plan for Amsterdam Avenue that is expected to include a bike lane.
Eye On Politics: Bill De Blasio Calls For Tax On The 'Wealthiest New Yorkers'New York City Public Advocate and mayoral hopeful Bill de Blasio has called for the richest New Yorkers to pay a little more in taxes.
Eye On Politics: Lhota Wants To Continue Legacies Of Giuliani, BloombergNew York City Republican mayoral hopeful Joseph Lhota said that everything great that has happened over the past 20 years is quite fragile and he said this election is going to have consequences.
Mayoral Hopefuls Weigh In On City Bike Lanes At Transportation ForumSome of the Democratic candidates for mayor of New York City took part in a forum on transportation issues at Baruch College on Wednesday.
Report: 54.7 Miles Of New Bike Lanes Coming To Jersey CityA total of 54.7 miles of bike lanes and shared bike routes will be coming to Jersey City, according to a published report.
Poll: New Yorkers Approve of Bike LanesThe New York Times poll has found that when asked if bike lanes are a good idea or bad idea, 66 percent of New Yorkers say they were a good idea, with the highest support coming from Manhattan.
NYC Hits Woman With $115 Ticket For Parking In Bike Lane That Doesn't Exist: Mayor: 'What Do You Want Me To Do?'Even “Ripley's Believe It Or Not” would be taken aback by this story. A woman received a ticket for parking in a bike lane that doesn’t exist – and New York City is saying "too bad, pay the fine."
Let There Be Bicycles: Cross-Town Lanes Coming To Midtown SoonGoing cross-town through Midtown Manhattan almost always means sitting in traffic. However, the city now has a plan to speed things up -- as long as you are on a bicycle.