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NEW YORK -- City Council Speaker Corey Johnson gathered with Families for Safe Streets and Transportation Alternatives outside 250 Broadway on Tuesday in advance of the advocacy groups' lobbying effort to build support for Johnson’s Streets Master Plan bill (Intro 1557-2019).   Volunteers from Families for Safe Streets and Transportation Alternatives met with more than a dozen council members... Read more
Posted 21 horas 52 minutos ago
The brutal reign of terrific weather continues: Thursday Sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Thursday Night Clear, with a low around 57. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable. Sunrise 6:40am Sunset 6:59pm The DOT... Read more
Posted 22 horas 30 minutos ago
“A one-year-old girl died today, killed on the sidewalk by the driver of a BMW SUV at East 215th Street and White Plains Road in the Bronx. The SUV driver jumped the curb and crushed his stroller against a wall. The entire Transportation Alternatives and Families for Safe Streets community sends our deepest condolences to the girl's family.  Early reports suggest the driver, who was arrested at... Read more
Posted 1 día 17 horas ago
There's good weather, then there's the weather that makes you want to pedal right past work and keep going: Wednesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Northeast wind 10 to 13 mph. Wednesday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Northeast wind... Read more
Posted 1 día 20 horas ago
Here's that perfect weather you ordered: Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 9 mph. Tuesday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Sunrise 6:38am Sunset 7:02pm Rally this morning: TODAY at 9:... Read more
Posted 2 días 20 horas ago
It's going to be a hot day on the bike today, with possible showers later today: Monday A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 3 to 7 mph. Monday Night A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm.... Read more
Posted 3 días 22 horas ago
Today looks like it will bring ideal riding weather: Friday Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Northeast wind 11 to 13 mph. Friday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph. Sunrise 6:34am Sunset 7:09pm And the... Read more
Posted 1 semana ago
Your commute could be wet today so be ready: Thursday A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. North wind around 8 mph. Thursday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind... Read more
Posted 1 semana ago
“In Midwood, Brooklyn this afternoon, 10-year-old Enzo Farachio was killed while waiting for the bus on an Avenue L sidewalk by an SUV driver who has received at least four summonses for speeding in school zones. The entire Transportation Alternatives and Families for Safe Streets community sends our deepest condolences to Enzo's family. This tragedy is testament to the fact that there is... Read more
Posted 1 semana 1 día ago
Bike Snob's ForecastSeptember 11th, 2019: Make It Stop
Should be good riding for most of the day today, but watch out for possible thunderstorms this evening: Wednesday A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.... Read more
Posted 1 semana 1 día ago