Whose Bright Idea Was This? NYC Crams Bike Lane Onto Narrow Path For Pedestrians, Removes Emergency Lane On FDRA walkway near the FDR Drive, between 33rd and 34th Streets, used to be just for people. Now the city has crammed in a bike lane, allowed cyclists to ride on the path too.
City Eyes New, Expanded Bike Lanes Following Cyclist Safety StudyA new safety study has the city mulling additional bike lanes around the Big Apple.
Plans Afoot For New High Bridge Bike LaneNow that the High Bridge between Manhattan and the Bronx has reopened, the city Department of Transportation wants to make it easier to get there.
City Council Candidate: Bike Lanes Would Prevent Suicides On Verrazano BridgeThe MTA said a host of issues including the cost, high winds and the weight of the suspension cables would all need to be a part of a feasibility study which would not begin until next year or later.
NY Judge: Brooklyn Bike Lane In Prospect Park West StaysA judge has thrown out a lawsuit that called for the removal of the Prospect Park West bike lanes, saying the statute of limitations had expired for a legal challenge to the lane.
Quinnipiac Poll: Bicycle Enthusiasm, Business On The Rise In NYCMayor Michael Bloomberg’s office is boasting that bicycles are now the toast of the town -- up 14 percent, with close to 19,000 city cyclists every day compared to spring 2010 where that daily number was 16,463.
NYC Council Proposal: Agents, Prove Traffic Tickets Are LegitWith bike lanes and pedestrian plazas popping up everywhere, drivers feel like an endangered species in New York City. But the City Council wants to change that.
City Council Eyes Effects Of Biking BoomNew York City has become more bicycle-friendly but at what cost? The City Council was holding a hearing Thursday to figure it out.