Electric Scooter Share Program Makes Long-Awaited Debut In The Bronx
Proponents of the scooters say they offer a low-cost, unintimidating travel option in an area of the city underserved by mass transit and lacking access to Citi Bike.
Aug 18, 2021 10:19 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
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
Advocates For Legalizing E-Bikes & E-Scooters See A Roadblock: State Senator Liz Krueger
'There is broad agreement that just one person in Albany is now preventing this from passing: Senator Liz Krueger, whose district receives as many food deliveries as any by low-wage New Yorkers on e-bikes.'
Updated: Jun 12, 2019 4:56 PM
Video Showing NYPD Violently Arresting Delivery Worker Contradicts Police Account
While the arrest report states that cops did not use force against Parham, the video shows three officers tackling the delivery worker to the ground.
Updated: Mar 19, 2019 3:32 PM
Roadblocks Ahead For NYC Council's Plan To Legalize E-Bikes And E-Scooters
'The time is now to legalize e-bicycles and electric scooters.'
Updated: Jan 24, 2019 11:52 AM
De Blasio's 2018 War On E-Bikes Targeted Riders, Not Businesses
Police officers issued 669 e-bike tickets, 1,383 moving violations, and seized 910 e-bikes in 2018, according to the NYPD. Just 210 businesses were given citations for using e-bikes.
Updated: Jan 25, 2019 12:09 PM
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