An elderly man has died after police say he was struck by an electric bike rider in the Amsterdam Avenue bike lane earlier this month — highlighting a lack of safe infrastructure and a culture that caters more to vehicles than the safety of pedestrians and cyclists.
A growing chorus recognizes the danger, lack of equity on roadways as the cycling boom mounts.
To paraphrase "Jaws," we're going to need a bigger bike lane.
A petition covers the portion of Third Avenue between 24th and 42nd streets.
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The long-stalled project was first supposed to be done in the summer of 2018. What's going on?