Recent Streetsblog NYC posts about Downtown Brooklyn

A Trucker Ran Over a Cyclist, So the 84th Precinct Ticketed Cyclists

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Aaaaaand… @NYPD84Pct ticketing #bikeNYC again at Tillary and Jay. pic.twitter.com/g0uBuBjVW9 — DoorZone (@D00RZ0NE) October 11, 2016 Hours after a truck driver ran over a cyclist at Jay and Tillary streets yesterday, officers from the 84th Precinct were out ticketing cyclists. Streetsblog reader Paul Vogel, a.k.a. @D00rZ0ne, tweeted photos of officers ticketing people on bikes during the evening […]

Eyes on the Street: The Jay Street Bike Lane Gets Protected

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That’s right: There’s now a stretch of parking-protected bike lane on Jay Street in downtown Brooklyn. The project’s not done yet, but this afternoon DOT tweeted this photo showing a rideable section on southbound Jay near Myrtle Avenue. Implementation of the Jay Street redesign began last Thursday, when crews started to remove the old un-protected bike lane markings overnight. When […]