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WATCH: All Of Broadway In Five Minutes

Posted 01.09.2012 | New York

Our friend Scott over at Buzzfeed biked on Broadway from the Bronx to Bowling Green, filming the thirteen mile trek on New York's oldest North-South t...

City Council Passes Legislation To Slow Bike Lane Construction

Posted 01.04.2012 | New York

City Council passed legislation Thursday that could slow the proliferation of bike lanes in the city, angering some bike advocates. The bill state...

Traffic's Going To Be A Mess Today

gothamist.com | Christopher Robbins | Posted 10.11.2011 | New York

Not that you can even afford a gallon of gas without selling your prized Bernie Madoff-pant iPad case, but it'd be a good idea to stay off the road to...

In Defense of the Silly: From Direct Action to the Pies of March

Benjamin Shepard | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Benjamin Shepard

Behind most successful movements lie examples of disruptive tactics. Countless movements have made use of direct action, sometimes serious, sometimes silly, to take down their opponents a notch.

Bike Lanes: A Choice, Not a Metaphor

Howard Wolfson | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Howard Wolfson

To paraphrase that great cyclist Sigmund Freud, sometimes a bike lane is just a bike lane. They serve a simple purpose -- to help provide all New Yorkers with more diverse transportation choices.

Does Park Slope Have the Bike Lane From Hell?

Paul LaRosa | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Paul LaRosa

It's just a bike lane, but opponents and supporters sometimes act as though it's a world war. I live half a block from the bike lane, so I have observed it closely for the entire time it's been there.

Bloomberg Admits Bike Lane Rollout Was Too Fast

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Mayor Bloomberg admitted the city should have consulted with more residents before putting in some of the city's bike lanes. "Bicycle lanes are one o...

Study: New Yorkers Behaving Badly In Bike Lanes

Daily Intel | By: | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

According to a study out by Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer, these are among the myriad ways in which New Yorkers are mishandling our new b...

What Hipsters Can Learn From Hasids About the Bedford Bike Lane

Nathan Schneider | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nathan Schneider

If bikers had been more courteous on Bedford, there might still be a lane there. The Hasidim probably wouldn't like it at first, but they'd at least tolerate us.

A Vote For Bloomberg And Bike Lanes

Nelson Montana | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nelson Montana

Mayor Bloomberg has hit it big with the addition of ubiquitously sprouting bike lanes. Keep it going Mike! It's just what we need.