Posts Tagged ‘bicyclists’

DOT, NYPD ANNOUNCE SAFETY INITIATIVES

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By Dan Rivoli The commissioners for the Department of Transportation and the NYPD announced new safety initiatives at the Broadway-West 71st Street-Amsterdam Avenue intersection Oct. 21. There will be an increase in police enforcement to crack down on speeding cars, drivers that fail to yield to pedestrians and bicyclists that disobey traffic laws. The city [&hellip
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SURVEY: BIKE LANES BLOCKED

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By Dan Rivoli Borough President Scott Stringer released a survey confirming what many New York City bicyclists already know: bicycle lanes are routinely misused and cluttered with cars. Stringer’s office staked out 11 bicycle lanes in Manhattan, including the Columbus Avenue bike lane at West 94th Street, over a three-day period during morning and evening [&hellip
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