Free Bike Helmet Giveaway

Councilmember Jessica Lappin is hosting a free bicycle helmet giveaway today. New York City Department of Transportation officials will be there to fit each individual with a free bike helmet. Please attend this event and tell your friends and family!

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This Week in Livable Streets Events

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It’s a quiet week on the calendar, highlighted by Sunday’s Tour de Bronx. History buffs may also consider stopping by the New York City Transit Museum on Sunday for a look back at the last day of the Myrtle Avenue El, which departed Borough Hall for the final time in October 1969. Wednesday: Transportation Alternatives […]

Wolfson: Sponsor of Mandatory Helmet Bill Is No Friend of Cyclists

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In case you missed it yesterday, City Council Member David Greenfield was bombarded in the Twitterverse after the Wall Street Journal reported that he plans to introduce a mandatory bike helmet law. (Streetsblog joined the fray with enthusiasm.) City Hall is also having none of it. Deputy Mayor Howard Wolfson shot down the helmet law […]

Course: Teach Your Child to Ride a Bike

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Help your kids learn a life-long skill this back-to-school season! Parents can bring their children and their bikes and helmets to these free, fun events, and they’ll be amazed at how easily their children learn how to ride a two-wheeler. This course is recommended for ages 5 and up. It is an easy, hands-free, crash-free, […]

Course: Teach Your Child to Ride a Bike

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Help your kids learn a life-long skill this back-to-school season! Parents can bring their children and their bikes and helmets to these free, fun events, and they’ll be amazed at how easily their children learn how to ride a two-wheeler. This course is recommended for ages 5 and up. It is an easy, hands-free, crash-free, […]