NYS Misses the Train

  NYBC has been working to get bikes on Amtrak for decades. We would all LOVE to roll our bikes onto Amtrak and go to the many spectacular destinations throughout New York State, but, unfortunately, “walk-on” / “roll-on” service is going to be very limited here in New York.  By “very limited”, we mean that it’s going to…

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Promoting Biking in NYS

For the fifth year, the New York Bicycling Coalition (NYBC) was at Bike Expo New York, which is America’s most-attended consumer bike expo. At the expo in New York City, we encouraged more than 60,000 attendees to visit locations throughout upstate New York. We represented more than 30 New York State county tourism promotion agencies, one statewide private campground…

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Pedal-Powered Progress In NYS: November Highlights

  Because we’re all busy folks, these monthly updates from around New York State will help keep you up to speed! Please send us progress from your city and region (links, photos, etc.), and we’ll add them in to our monthly updates which we post near the 1st of each month. Email Justin@NYBC.net THE GREENBACK TRACK New options  Park Tool has…

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Pedal-Powered Progress In NYS: October Highlights

  Because we’re all busy folks, highlights help keep us up to speed – enjoy these updates and developments from around New York State! Please send us progress from your city, town and region (links, photos, etc.) and we’ll try to fit it all into these monthly updates which we’ll post around the 1st of each…

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Pedal-Powered Progress In NYS: Sept Highlights

  Because we’re all busy folks, highlights help keep us up to speed – enjoy these updates and developments from around New York State! Please send us progress from your city, town and region (links, photos – the whole shebang) and we’ll try to fit it all into these monthly updates which we’ll post around…

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Pedal-Powered Progress in NYS: August Highlights

  Because we’re all busy folks, highlights help keep us up to speed – enjoy these majestic bicycle morsels from around New York State! Please send us developments from your city, town and region (links, photos – the whole shebang) and we’ll try to fit it all into these monthly updates which we’ll post near the…

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Visit the Bike NY State Exhibit at Bike Expo New York!

There are many New York State residents who have never visited New York City, and metro-New York City residents who have yet  to travel to (and bicycle in) the other 57 New York State counties. These confirmed megapolites are missing an exciting, peaceful, scenic, cultural, rural, and urban tour/travel/pedaling experience in 54,556 mi² /141,299 km². That’s a…

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Artcrank NYC Bicycle Poster Show and Party Tomorrow

Two-wheeled travel sparks creative expression, and one consistent sign is the Artcrank NYC show and sale of handmade, bicycling-inspired posters. It opens at Bicycle Habitat this Thursday, September 26, and extends through Friday. Admission is free. For the second year, the shop’s SoHo […]

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Eyes on the Street: Bike Share Takes Manhattan

Citi Bike's first Manhattan installation, at Fulton Street and Cliff Street in the Financial District. Photo: CitibikeNYC/Twitter
Citi Bike station installations began in Bed Stuy about ten days ago, working west through Fort Greene and Downtown Brooklyn. Now, with about 60 stations installed, bike-share has crossed the East River, the Citi Bike Twitter feed informs us that […]

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