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In 2017, there were 11 fatal crashes in midtown whose victims were people walking or biking. Now, the New York City Department of Transportation is ready to address these deadly crashes and move ahead with protected crosstown bike lanes on 26th and 29th Streets. Midtown East residents are about to see the proposals, and we need your help expressing support for these plans. Will you join… Read more
Posted 2 weeks 1 day ago
Bike Snob's ForecastFebruary 5th, 2018: Kvetch-22
Gusty today, with some possible snow this morning: Monday A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then a slight chance of snow showers between 7am and 9am. Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a temperature… Read more
Posted 2 weeks 3 days ago
New York, NY — Transportation Alternatives’ fourth Vision Zero Cities conference will take place November 7-8, 2018 at Lerner Hall (Columbia University), bringing together leading traffic safety experts, advocates, elected officials and members of the public to share ideas about Vision Zero, the policy initiative to eliminate traffic deaths and serious injuries. Keynote speakers will include… Read more
Posted 2 weeks 4 days ago
Cold and blustery today, and you could find some snow waiting for you this morning: Friday A 30 percent chance of snow before 9am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a temperature falling to around 25 by 5pm. Wind chill values… Read more
Posted 2 weeks 5 days ago
Bike Snob's ForecastFebruary 1st, 2018: Menace To Society
You could get lucky with a warm and dry commute this morning, but make sure you're prepared because rain and snow could arrive for the ride home: Thursday A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 44. Southwest wind… Read more
Posted 2 weeks 6 days ago
Bike Snob's ForecastJanuary 31st, 2018: Slip Sliding Away
Sunny, crisp, and clear for your commuting pleasure today: Wednesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Wind chill values between 10 and 20. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Wednesday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low… Read more
Posted 3 weeks ago
Bike Snob's ForecastJanuary 30th, 2018: City Of Bridges
***UPDATE*** May be snow on bridge spans, use caution. Yesterday's evening commute remained dry after all but today's could see some rain or snow: Tuesday A slight chance of rain after 4pm, mixing with snow after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 35.… Read more
Posted 3 weeks 1 day ago
There could be rain and snow for your evening commute so be prepared: Monday A slight chance of rain and snow after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Northeast wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. Monday Night A 30 percent… Read more
Posted 3 weeks 2 days ago
Next week, TransAlt volunteers from every corner of Manhattan are coming together for our monthly volunteer meeting. We can improve Manhattan's streets and sidewalks, but we need you, and your vision! Attend TransAlt's February activist meeting to meet us, learn what projects are already underway in Manhattan, or let us know what change you've been aching to see in your neighborhood. We're… Read more
Posted 3 weeks 4 days ago
You couldn't ask for better riding conditions in January:   Friday Sunny, with a high near 39. Wind chill values between 15 and 25. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Friday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 33. South wind… Read more
Posted 3 weeks 5 days ago