Last Day to Register for the Five Boro Bike Tour

Today is the last day to register for the Commerce Bank Five Boro Bike Tour.


This Week: Better Transit in Corona, Jane’s Walks

This week, join the Riders Alliance to plan for better transit service in Corona, and head out on a weekend walking tour in honor of Jane Jacobs. Here are the details: Monday: Join the Riders Alliance for a meeting to plan better bus and subway service in Corona. The Spanish-English bilingual meeting will also include […]

Streetfilms Flashback: The 2 AM Ride Across the Verrazano Bridge

Clarence has been rifling through the vault for old footage as he prepares a montage for Transportation Alternatives’ 40th birthday bash. He’s turned up some classic clips going back to the mid-90s, and we’ll be sharing some of them this summer on Friday afternoons. Some background: Before there was Streetfilms, Clarence made a cable access […]

NYPD Rule Would Wipe Out NYC’s Premier Bike Education Program

A new fee imposed by NYPD could decimate free bike education programs that serve thousands of New Yorkers, and would jeopardize the education component of the city’s bike-share program. Bike New York, organizer of the Five Boro Bike Tour, holds hundreds of cycling classes each year. Classes designed to teach kids and adults to ride […]

Today’s Headlines

PlaNYC Legislation Quietly Circulating in Albany (Daily Politics) RELATED: Lawmakers Skeptical of SMART Funding Authority (Sun) Rockaways Ferry Could Add Brooklyn Stops (Brooklyn Eagle) Demand Remains High as Gas Tops $4 Per Gallon (Post) RELATED: Gasoline Spending Slows Retail Business (Post) All Taxis to Have GPS, Credit Card Readers, TVs (Gothamist) Caught on Tape: Five […]