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Here’s the City’s Plan For Delancey Street Protected Bike Lanes

A plan to add a two-way protected bike lane on Delancey Street in 2018 was warming received by the transportation committee of Community Board 3 last week.

New Chrystie Street Bike Lane Makes Its Formal Debut

The city's transportation commissioner, Polly Trottenberg, came to the Lower East Side today to celebrate the installation of a new two-way bike lane on Chrystie Street.

Plans Unveiled For Protected Chrystie Street Bike Lane Tonight (Updated)

This evening, officials with the Department of Transportation will go before Community Board 3 to outline their plans for a protected bike lane on Chrystie Street. In the rendering posted above, you can see the proposal: a two-way bike path...

Department of Transportation Agrees to Study Protected Chrystie Street Bike Lane

Last month, Community Board 3 approved a resolution asking the city's Department of Transportation (DOT) to look at installing a protected two-way bike lane on Chrystie Street. A DOT representative told members of CB3's transportation committee that the agency was...

Morning Reads: Tammany Hall Melee, Dagny & Barstow, The Low Line, Bike Lanes, No Bomb

The five defendants in this summer's Tammany Hall melee are due in court today; their lawyer is talking civil suits. (DNAInfo) Dagny & Barstow, the boutique slated to open at 264 Bowery by now, has opened temporarily in a pop-up shop in...

Bike/Ped Advocates Want Zero Tolerance on Street Safety

Mary Beth Kelly and her husband were riding their bikes along the Hudson River greenway bike in 2006 when an NYPD tow truck turned into their path, striking her husband, Dr. Carl Henry Nacht, who died three days later...

Cyclist Struck by Car at Grand & Chrystie

A bicyclist was struck and injured by a car at the intersection of Grand and Chrystie streets at 3:15 p.m. this afternoon. The adult male cyclist, who appeared to be conscious, was taken from the scene to Bellevue Hospital by...

NYPD Begins Bike Safety Campaign

In recent weeks, there have been numerous reports about stepped up enforcement of New York City's bike laws. Along with the crackdown, there's a major public education campaign underway. This morning we got a call from Dennis Schmidt, the...

Stringer Calls For Stepped Up Enforcement to Clear Bike Lanes

There was a media happening this morning at the corner of St. Marks Place & 2nd Avenue. Channel 2, Channel 5 and NY1 crowded onto the sidewalk to hear Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer reveal results of an "unprecedented...

Gerson Campaign Responds

More on the battle of the bike lanes. After City Council member Alan Gerson's rally yesterday to protest the configuration of the Grand Street bike lanes, CD1 candidate Margaret Chin released a statement sharply critical of the event. Chin...
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Photo: Sara D. Roosevelt Park. Some of the headlines that caught our eye in the past week: --The NYPD cracked...
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