Bigger, faster and flashier: New e-bikes join Citi Bike's fleet
The new models will hit the streets next week.
Apr 29, 6:00 AM
Citi Bike Sees New York City’s Power Grid As Key To Expansion
CitiBike is trying to expand its e-bike fleet with help from New York City and Con Ed.
Dec 14, 2021 6:17 PM
New Legislation Would Require Restaurants To Let Delivery Cyclists Use Their Restroom
"Most of us work full time, ten to twelve hours a day, and you need to use the bathroom," said one worker who has been denied the use of a restroom by restaurants for which he delivers food.
Apr 28, 2021 9:10 AM
After Delivery Cyclist Is Killed In Armed Robbery, Gig Economy Workers Say "Enough Is Enough"
“He was hardworking,” Estrada told Gothamist. “He came here looking for a better future and a better life. He wanted to contribute to this country.”
Apr 2, 2021 10:15 AM
Citi Bike's E-Bikes Are Back On The Street After Long Absence Due To Safety Issue
Lyft, which owns Citi Bike, has also rolled out a new pricing scheme for the bikes.
Feb 19, 2020 8:33 AM
De Blasio's E-Bike Crackdown Mainly Hurts Delivery Workers, Not Employers
According to the NYPD, only 71 e-bike citations were issued to businesses in all of 2019, while 1,052 summonses—which carry $500 fines—were given to riders.
Jan 24, 2020 11:03 AM
Cuomo Pledges To Push Legislature To Legalize E-Bikes And E-Scooters 'Next Week'
"The bill is self-contained and there's no reason they cant pass this bill next week as far as I’m concerned," the governor told reporters.
Jan 23, 2020 3:17 PM
New York Will Finally Legalize E-Bikes And E-Scooters
Governor Cuomo made the announcement on Tuesday during his annual budget address.
Jan 22, 2020 12:01 PM
De Blasio Says E-Bike Crackdown Is Based On Something 'Better Than Data. It Is Common Sense'
At a press conference to highlight crime statistics, the mayor dismisses the significance of data.
Jan 7, 2020 9:14 AM
Why Are E-Bikes Legal For Amazon, But Not Immigrant Delivery Cyclists?
Cuomo has until the end of the month to sign legislation that would legalize e-bikes and e-scooters.
Dec 6, 2019 3:05 PM
Cargo Bikes Are Coming To Replace Delivery Trucks On NYC Streets
'We really need to catch up here in New York.'
Dec 4, 2019 3:08 PM
E-Bikes And E-Scooters Head Toward Full Legalization, With A Manhattan-Sized Exemption
'Hopefully, long term, e-scooters will prove themselves in the outer boroughs, and we've seen in other states and cities where they’ve have operated and replaced car trips at significant rates.'
Updated: Jun 18, 2019 4:50 PM
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