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Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Upper East Siders Gear Up for First and Second Avenue Bike Lanes

The Upper East Side's Community Board 8 voted to approve protected bike lanes for First and Second avenues.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Business Owners Rail Against Hell's Kitchen Bike Lane Plan

A proposal to extend protected bike lanes along Eighth and Ninth Avenues went forward, with some opposition from local business owners.

Midtown & Theater District »

City Unveils New Bike-Share Program

The city formally unveiled its new bike-share program, which will allow residents to borrow bikes for a minimal fee.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Newspaper Boxes in Bike Lane Perplex Chelsea Residents

Eleven newspaper boxes sat in the bike lane on 8th Avenue at West 22nd Street for roughly two weeks, but no one can say how they got there, or who moved them.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Chelsea East-West Bike Lane Plan Moves Forward

The local community board's transportation committee moved the bike lane proposal forward, with some reservations.

Midtown & Theater District »

Bike Lanes Become Runways for Fashion Week Designer Bicycles

Bikes fashioned by some of the city's most notable designers will be available to borrow this Fashion Week.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

DOT Wants East-West Bike Lanes in Chelsea

The Department of Transportation wants to build bike lanes on the street where Alan Dershowitz's sister-in-law was killed.

Harlem »

First and Second Ave. Bike Lanes to Extend to East Harlem Soon

East Harlem Councilwoman Melissa Mark-Viverito says there is a commitment from DOT to build the lanes.

Manhattan »

Poll Finds Majority of New Yorkers Support Bike Lanes

Roughly two-thirds of those polled in a recent survey say they support bike lanes in New York City.

Manhattan »

Bike Ridership Up 14 Percent Citywide, DOT Says

 More than 18,000 bicyclists were counted daily this past Spring, an uptick citywide, DOT statistics found.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

DOT Considers Adding New Light at Dangerous Intersection

As the DOT extends bike lanes, residents are concerned that more two-wheeled traffic will exacerbate already dangerous conditions at the intersection of East 48th Street and First Avenue.

Manhattan »

Bike Lanes to Be Extended on First and Second Avenues

DOT workers are putting in bike lanes along First and Second avenues from 34th to 59th streets.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Uptown Bike Lane Study Approved by Community Board 12

Members of Community Board 12 voted to ask the city to do a study on how cycling can be improved uptown.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

CB12 to Review Bike Lane Resolution at General Meeting

After previously stating it could not present a resolution before September, CB12 will present a resolution on June 28.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Hop On, Hop Off Bike Rentals Roll Into City Parks

Bike and Roll bike rental service unveiled its new 'hop on, hop off' program at Tavern on the Green on Tuesday.