Part of Riverside Park Bike Path Closed for Construction

A section of the Riverside Park bike path from 59th to 70th Street is closed for the next three weeks to allow for construction on Riverside Park S … Read the rest of this entry >>

City and State Install Concrete Barriers Next to Hudson River Bike Path After Attack

The Hudson River bike path is getting concrete barriers below 59th Street to prevent -- or at least slow -- attacks like the one on Tuesday … Read the rest of this entry >>

Mayor Comes to UWS to Announce E-Bike Crackdown

Mayor Bill de Blasio came to Verdi Square at 72nd Street and Broadway on Thursday to announce a crackdown on electric bikes, whic … Read the rest of this entry >>

Bicyclist Critically Injured After Being Hit by Delivery Truck Near 72nd Street

An unidentified male cyclist in his 20s was hit by a truck and critically injured at 72nd Street and Broadway on Tuesday night shortly after 10 … Read the rest of this entry >>

CITI BIKE ABOUT TO EXTEND NORTH INTO MORNINGSIDE HEIGHTS AND HARLEM

Citi Bike is extending north starting this month, adding bikes up to 130th Street as part of a plan to add 140 new stations in three boro … Read the rest of this entry >>

CITI BIKE RACKS CONTINUE TO GO EMPTY JUST WHEN UPPER WEST SIDERS NEED THEM

Citi Bike is again encountering issues refilling its docking stations on the Upper West Side after -- and sometimes during -- the initial morning rush … Read the rest of this entry >>

COMMUNITY BOARD APPROVES MAKING RIVERSIDE ESPLANADE PEDESTRIAN-ONLY YEAR-ROUND

Despite passionate opposition, the full Community Board 7 approved a Parks & Recreation proposal to create a year-round desig … Read the rest of this entry >>

BIKING ADVOCATES WANT ACCESS TO HUDSON RIVER GREENWAY PATH IN WINTER

The city is planning to create a new bike path in Riverside Park so that bicyclists don't use the crowded Esplanade path next to the Hudson River from 72nd to 83rd St … Read the rest of this entry >>

CITY PLANS NEW RIVERSIDE PARK BIKE PATH, BUT IS IT TOO STEEP?

A new bike path designed to separate riders from walkers got the go-ahead from a local committee on Monday, but some bicyclist … Read the rest of this entry >>

SOME CITI BIKE STATIONS SHIFTED TO NEW SPOTS, CREATING CONFUSION

The Department of Transportation has shifted some Citi Bike stations in the neighborhood in order to create new bike docks in spots that didn't have t … Read the rest of this entry >>

PART OF HUDSON RIVER GREENWAY TO CLOSE IN EVENING FOR CON ED WORK

Bicyclists who commute via the Hudson River Greenway may have to take a detour for the rest of the week, at least in the even … Read the rest of this entry >>

EMPTY CITI BIKE RACKS ON THE UPPER WEST SIDE FRUSTRATE AVID RIDERS

You’ve probably seen the empty Citi Bike “docking stations” between West 59th street and West 86th street and wondered, “Where have all the bicycles gon … Read the rest of this entry >>

TUESDAY: COMMUNITY BOARD WILL REVIEW AMSTERDAM AVENUE BIKE LANES, REDESIGN

The Department of Transportation will present plans for a redesigned Amsterdam Avenue to the community board for the second time on Tuesday, incl … Read the rest of this entry >>

A FIRST PEEK AT THE REDESIGN OF AMSTERDAM AVENUE; MEETING TUESDAY NIGHT

The city will present a plan Tuesday night to transform Amsterdam Avenue, adding a protected bike lane and reducing one lane of traffic, … Read the rest of this entry >>

HOUSING, STREET SAFETY, ANIMAL RIGHTS AND MORE DISCUSSED AT UWS TOWN HALL ON MONDAY

Linda Rosenthal and Scott Stringer addressed community concerns at a Town Hall meeting on Monday, at the Lincoln Square Neighborhood Ce … Read the rest of this entry >>

CITIBIKE MEETING MOVED TO LARGER VENUE TO ACCOMMODATE HIGH EXPECTED TURNOUT

With a large crowd expected for a meeting next week revealing possible Upper West Side CitiBike locations, the community board has moved the meeting to a new larger loca … Read the rest of this entry >>

CITIBIKE TO ROLL OUT ON UWS IN SECTIONS, STARTING AS EARLY AS AUGUST

CitiBike could start rolling out stations on the Upper West Side from 59th to 86th street as soon as August, a representative for the Department of Transportation said Monday n … Read the rest of this entry >>

COLUMBUS BIKE LANE TO BE EXTENDED AS PART OF LINCOLN SQUARE REDESIGN

By Krista Carter The streets in the Lincoln Square area could see major changes this summer after a community board committee approved a plan to extend the Columbus Avenue bike lan … Read the rest of this entry >>

STREET-SAFETY ACTIVISTS WANT CB7 TRANSPORTATION LEADERS OUSTED

Street-safety advocates, including parents of children killed by drivers on the Upper West Side, are calling on local city council members and Borough President Gale Brewer to pay more attention to street sa … Read the rest of this entry >>

CITIBIKE COULD ROLL OUT DOZENS OF UWS STATIONS AS SOON AS THIS SUMMER

The city started a process on Thursday night that could bring dozens of CitiBike stations to the Upper West Side as soon as late summer, extending the bike-sharing program as far North as 130th str … Read the rest of this entry >>

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