Video: Long-Awaited Bike Lane Opens On Brooklyn Bridge
The new configuration — the bridge's first since the trolley tracks were removed in 1950 — earned mixed reviews from cyclists on its inaugural day.
Sep 14, 2021 6:13 PM
Cyclist Killed In East Harlem After Crash Involving Truck Driver, Illegally Parked Car
A manager for the Bronx trucking company, Paul Rodriguez, told Gothamist that police had basic details of the crash wrong.
Dec 11, 2020 2:07 PM
MTA Bus Driver Drags Queens Cyclist For Full Block In Fatal Crash
Salvador Chairez-Rodriguez, 50, was riding on 31st Avenue near 51st Street around 11:30 p.m. when he was hit by the driver of a Q18 bus. An NYPD spokesperson said in a statement that the cyclist ran a red light prior to the crash.
Sep 3, 2020 11:52 AM
Cyclist Fatally Struck By MTA Bus Driver In Brooklyn
An MTA bus operator fatally struck a 67-year-old cyclist in Flatbush on Tuesday, making him the second cyclist killed so far in 2020.
Apr 29, 2020 10:47 AM
Video: Armed Security Guard Tackles Cyclist, Rants About Bike Lanes
"It's a bike lane, stupid."
Feb 27, 2020 10:24 AM
Minivan Driver Kills Brooklyn Cyclist, Bringing This Year's Biking Death Toll To 27
An elderly cyclist was killed by a minivan driver last week while riding just outside his Midwood home, police said on Saturday.
Nov 4, 2019 11:24 AM
Appeals Court Upholds Vision Zero Law Allowing Reckless Drivers To Be Charged With Misdemeanors
A state appeals court has ruled that a critical portion of the Right of Way Law, which made failure to yield to pedestrians or cyclists a misdemeanor offense, is constitutional.
Sep 25, 2019 2:03 PM
Should Cyclists Have Access To The Fast Food Drive-Thru Window? This Enraged Biker Thinks So
While the violent reaction here is obviously way over the line, the incident now has thinking: why should fast food drive-thrus exclusively cater to motorists, anyway?
Sep 24, 2019 12:48 PM
Teenage Cyclist Killed By Truck Driver In Queens, Another Critically Injured On Staten Island
A 14-year-old cyclist was killed and a 16-year-old cyclist was critically injured in two separate crashes on city streets this weekend.
Sep 23, 2019 10:50 AM
Cyclist Assaulted In East Village Infuriated By NYPD Response: 'They Immediately Started Gaslighting Me'
'They had an idea already of what happened, and anything I said did not matter. They approached with a demeanor of deep suspicion and skepticism at everything I said.'
Sep 19, 2019 4:32 PM
Citi Bike Cyclist Describes Violent Assault By Two Men In Midtown Bike Lane
A cyclist says she was assaulted in Midtown South this week by two men who tackled her off of her bike and punched her multiple times.
Sep 12, 2019 4:32 PM
SUV Driver Allegedly Kills Cyclist On Purpose In Bushwick
This was the 21st cyclist to die in NYC this year.
Sep 2, 2019 2:12 PM
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