Mayor Adams should crack this edition of the pilot – Streetsblog New York City


Thursday was a very slow news day, so we couldn’t resist doing a lead article on this crazy driver using the Kosciuszko Bridge bike and pedestrian path as an extra lane on the already way too much litter wide :

Instead of crushing illegal dirt bikes, Mayor Adams should find this rider and make an example of him.

  • Advocates have again called for more safety in the Bronx after the latest wave of traffic violence. (gothamist)
  • More and more groups are urging Governor Hochul to be more transparent about her Penn Station plans. (amNY)
  • Acting on a tip, we published a quick (but certainly high quality!) story yesterday on NYCHA’s proposed ban on e-bikes and battery charging inside its units. The City took a deeper dive.
  • Hats off to this traffic cop who refused to follow a cop’s illegal order to ticket a car that was actually legally parked. (NYDN)
  • An 11-year-old child on a bicycle was killed by a careless pickup truck driver in the Hamptons. (New York Post)
  • A man who repaired bicycles and gave them to his neighbors was arrested by the cops. (Riverdale Press)
  • Here’s Henry Grabar linking mass shootings to the breakdown of our democracy (hint: it has to do with public space). (Slate)
  • Portland raised the price of parking by 20 cents as a “climate tax.” (Willamette Week)


Comments are closed.