City Unveils Plan To Lower Speed Limit For Bicyclists In Central ParkCity Councilman Mark Levine said the city has the authority to change park speed limits without state approval.
Cops On UWS Cracking Down On Law Breaking Bike RidersPolice on the Upper West Side have been cracking down on bike riders who are running red lights, riding on sidewalks, and those who ride on the wrong side of the street.
Citi Bike Riders Blame Accidents On New Concrete BarriersLast Friday, fire officials said that a man struck a barrier in Midtown and fell on his head. He was rushed to the hospital unconscious.
Bikers Beware: New Safety Rules Will Crack Down On Reckless RidersCommercial and recreational bikers beware. Jimmy Vacca, chair of the City Council Transportation Committee is promising tough new safety rules in the coming year and strict enforcement of the current ones.
NYC To Start Recording Accidents Between Bikes, PedestriansPedestrians hit and injured by bicycle riders – it’s a statistic that no one kept. However, after CBS 2 exposed the gap in record-keeping, New York City is moving to fill in the blanks.