Tag: bicycle safety

West Promenade Without Bikes, Roosevelt Island

A Bike Ban Now for Roosevelt Island Promenades?

A Promenade bike ban is best Roosevelt Island. Suggested by a reader, a ban makes sense, creating safer space and opening it up for more uses.

Cuomo vetoes ebike bill

Bicycle Riders At Risk

Bicycle riders at risk is a weekly theme in New York City where deaths increased dramatically in the past year. Debates follow. Who’s at fault, reckless drivers or careless riders? But people are dying, and here on Roosevelt Island, enforcement of existing laws is non-existent.