NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — New York City is moving to lower bicycle speeds in Central Park in the wake of two fatal pedestrian-bike collisions this year.
The city has been posting signs in the park declaring a 20-mph speed limit for both vehicles and bikes, 1010 WINS’ Sonia Rincon reported. That’s a drop from 25 mph.READ MORE: 2nd Former Aide Accuses Gov. Andrew Cuomo Of Sexual Harassment, Governor Requests Independent Review
The NYPD said there will be a period of public education and warnings before enforcement begins.