Spring 2004, p.7

Disappearing Lanes

The bike lane no longer exists on Central Park West in Manhattan. And, so far, months of calling 311 have not made it reappear.

The hard 2003-2004 winter exacted a toll on New York City’s bike lanes. Snow, salt and plows stripped away bike lane striping and symbols and created potholes. The City should replace lane markings and repair potholes as part of routine seasonal bike lane inspection and maintenance.

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