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High Bridge Talk in March

The High Bridge will be converted to a pedestrian and cyclist bridge this summer!

Go hear Bryan Diffley, the Project Manager of the High Bridge renovation, speak about the bridge and its conversion to a pedestrian and cyclist walkway this summer. He’s speaking this Friday, Feb. 13 at 7 P.M. at Hunter College for free.

Live in Manhattan? Get on the Board!

Gale Brewer, Manhattan Borough President, issued an invitation to residents to apply to their community boards.

The Manhattan Borough President’s Office is currently accepting applications or Manhattan Community Board membership with a January 30 deadline. In a message from Gale Brewer, Manhattan Borough President, she said “Community Boards represent their neighborhoods on crucial issues ranging from real estate…

Trial and Guilty Verdict by NY Post of Cyclist in Pedestrian Death

Jill Tarlov died of her injuries after a collision with a cyclist last Thursday in New York's Central Park.

The NY Post wasted no time in serving as jury, setting the trial and announcing the guilty verdict against a cyclist in a collision with a pedestrian last week. To bait the backlash, writers Larry Celona, Erin Calabrese, Kirstan Conley and Bruce Golding wrote like prosecuting attorneys drafting their brief to sway all New Yorkers that Mr. Marshall was a killer at large, and withheld certain evidence in their reporting that would have made the collision appear more like an accident. In creating their report, the NY Post stirred up a hatred and venom against cyclists from New Yorkers –you guessed–who don’t ride bicycles.

Mountain Bike World Cup in Windham August 8 – 10

Women's Elite downhill racing will be featured at Windham next weekend (in addition to men's.)

July 31, 2014 – Windham, NY A mere 100 miles from New York City, the  2014 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup starts in Windham, NY next Thursday, August 7. Racing will continue through Sunday August 10, for both men and women elite riders…