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Coalition to Ban Horse Drawn Carriages

(Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Group Protests Horse-Drawn Carriages Outside Gracie Mansion

Opponents of horse drawn carriages are not letting Mayor Bill de Blasio forget his campaign promise.

08/26/2014

FILE - A horse-drawn carriage waits in Central Park. (file/credit: Getty Images)

Anti-Carriage-Horse Activists Take Message To Times Square

Activists hit Times Square to distribute information to tourists explaining why they believe horse-drawn carriages should be outlawed in New York City, WCBS 880’s Ginny Kosola reported.

06/12/2014

Scene of the crash in Columbus Circle. (credit: Eileen Lehpamer, 1010 WINS)

Debate Over Horse-Drawn Carriages In New York Trots On

The Coalition to Ban Horse-Drawn Carriages held a demonstration Saturday afternoon at the corner of Central Park South and Fifth Avenue. But a horse-drawn carriage driver said accidents are rare and called the protest alarmist.

08/18/2012

FILE - A horse drawn carriage passes a puddle in Central Park (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Necropsy Planned To Determine How Carriage Horse Died; Animal Cruelty Debate Resurfaces

A white horse collapsed and died Sunday around 9:30 a.m. as it trotted toward Central Park, according to the ASPCA.

10/24/2011