Eric Schewe Recent Posts Corey Johnson’s Bold Words Show Leadership — And How We Can Hold Him Accountable By Streetsblog | Sep 17, 2019 | 1 Comment The Speaker's self-stated mission is to "break the car culture." If he becomes mayor, he owns that. Corey Johnson Just Smacked Down CBS2’s Bikelash Crap in the Most Perfect Way By Streetsblog | Sep 17, 2019 | 17 Comments The speaker tells CBS2 that it's simply wrong to continue the news outlet's ongoing war on cyclists. CYCLE OF RAGE: Entitled Car Owners are Selfish Hypocrites Who Won’t Even Defend their Position By Gersh Kuntzman | Sep 17, 2019 | 19 Comments Ignore tonight's latest gathering of entitled car owners at your own risk. The "save our neighborhood" crowd has turned pro-car. Citi Bike Ridership Hits New Record — So When Will the City Subsidize This Vital Form of Transit? By Dave Colon | Sep 17, 2019 | 8 Comments Over 19 million people rode the big blue bikes between July 2018 and June 2019, an increase of 11 percent. Tuesday’s Headlines: Welcome Back Kuntzman Edition By Streetsblog | Sep 17, 2019 | 8 Comments Our editor is injured in a crash on shitshow Flushing Avenue (and worse, ripped his new Costco pants!) — plus the rest of the day's news. Report Shows Why the Congestion Pricing Fee Must Be Really High By Gersh Kuntzman | Sep 17, 2019 | 13 Comments The study does not make specific pricing recommendations, but the highest tolls would provide greater benefits than lower fees. MTA Reveals $51B Capital Plan — Now the Challenge is Funding it By Dave Colon | Sep 16, 2019 | 6 Comments It's real, it's expensive and it's historic (again). Bowery Flowers — The Green Spark Behind NYC’s 1980s Bicycle Revival By Charles Komanoff | Sep 16, 2019 | 15 Comments Remembering Carl Hultberg, a great, unsung figure at the start of the livable streets movement. This post is supported by Monday’s Headlines: The Silence of Bill de Blasio Edition By Streetsblog | Sep 16, 2019 | 14 Comments A city contractor was killed last week, yet the mayor is silent. Plus all the other headlines from a slow Sunday. City To Create Protected Bike Lanes During U.N. General Assembly By Julianne Cuba | Sep 16, 2019 | 26 Comments The move is part of a drive to limit congestion in Midtown, said DOT Commissioner Polly Trottenberg.