Community Board 5 approved a proposed set of bike lanes for Ridgewood and Glendale, and are considering adding more in Maspeth and Middle Village.
New bike lanes could be coming to Ridgewood and Glendale, pending a vote from Community Board 5.
TODAY’S FORECAST Monday: Partly cloudy. High of 72. Winds from the NE at 5 to 10 mph shifting to the SE in the afternoon. Monday night: Partly cloudy. Low of 59. Winds less than 5 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: 10th annual Queens Restaurant Week From September 30 to October 3 and October 7 through 10, diners can enjoy [...]
Vernon Boulevard’s bike lanes are set to get a makeover this summer to provide extra safety for riders and more space for drivers. According to a plan the Department of Transportation (DOT) presented to Community Board 2 on June 6, the two one-way bike paths on each side of Vernon Boulevard would become a two-way [...]
Make way for the cyclists. Residents and members of Community Board (CB) 5 have been brainstorming where to install bike lanes. The Department of City Planning (DCP) met with CB 5 and residents of the neighborhood on Saturday, May 11. “A lot of western Queens is tough for bike routes, but we’re going to try [...]
The Department of Transportation (DOT) and residents of western Queens recently “pedaled” closer to protecting bike riders. Councilmember Jimmy Van Bramer sponsored the first-ever Queens Bike Forum in Sunnyside on March 2, allowing members of the DOT’s Bike Program Staff to receive recommendations from residents regarding the best ways to develop safe and efficient bike [...]