bicycle

Sandy’s surge delays bike share yet again
Sandy’s surge delays bike share yet again
News Alexa Altman 12/24/2012 at 10:28AM

The city’s previously stalled bike share program is again slamming on the breaks after Sandy. The New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) and bike share operator New York City Bike Share (NYCBS) announced that its hotly-anticipated Citi Bike will be postponed for a second time to May of 2013 because of damage incurred by [...]

Sunnyside cyclist killed in hit-and-run
News Billy Rennison 7/19/2012 at 2:10PM

A cyclist was killed last night in Sunnyside after being struck by a car that sped off after the crash. The 37-year-old was biking heading eastbound on Greenpoint Avenue when he was hit from behind by a dark colored sedan heading the same direction, police said. The Daily News reported that sources said the speeding [...]

More people pedaling in NYC
More people pedaling in NYC
Health Billy Rennison 12/14/2011 at 1:36PM

As New Yorkers spin their wheels thinking of ways to save money with the nation in the midst of a recession and gas approaching $4 per gallon, a record number of residents are spinning a different set of wheels. The New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) announced recently that biking has doubled over the [...]