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America's Best City Bike Paths

The Active Times | Posted 07.19.2013 | Travel
The Active Times

Although they lag behind their European counterparts, American cities are becoming more and more bike-friendly. A growing number are launching bike sharing schemes -- New York and Chicago being the latest -- and bike lanes continue to grow in mileage nationwide.

Go Ahead, Take a Bike Ride in New York -- I Dare You!

Paul LaRosa | Posted 08.25.2013 | New York
Paul LaRosa

Yoga gurus are fond of saying "live in the present" or "be present." Well, let me tell you, nothing will make you quite as present as riding in this town. It is daunting, exhilarating, fun even but more than anything it forces you to live in the present.

Matt Sledge

Will New York City's Next Mayor Ride The Subway?

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 02.22.2013 | New York

New York transit advocates have a pretty simple wish list for the city's next mayor: More money, more buses. Whether they will see their dreams fulfil...

New York City's Bike Lane Brawl

Dan Collins | Posted 10.23.2012 | New York
Dan Collins

You can't blame the mayor, and the bikers, for trying to get as much turf as they can before the next election arrives and a new politician takes over City Hall.

The Unnamed Bicycle Column: The Chosen Commuter

Keith Brown | Posted 05.21.2012 | New York
Keith Brown

We're at a point now where as a society we're moving past being interested in cycling as recreational activity and we're really beginning to embrace it as a form of transportation.

Mayor Bloomberg, New York Police, and Bicycles

Kevin Powell | Posted 11.14.2011 | New York
Kevin Powell

Why, we wondered amongst ourselves, and to the officers, not simply tell bikers to no longer come this way? Why not just give folks a one-time warning? Why not put up clearly visible signs?

'Well-Connected' Park Slopers Sue City Over Bike Lanes

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

One day, New Yorkers woke up and their city was lined with green lanes with bike emblems on them. Some acclimated immediately to the new system, but o...