NYBC Works to Clarify Legality of Electric Bicycles in New York

By Collin Hodges, NYBC Program Coordinator 2/27/13 Bicycling is a wonderful way to get around. But what if you aren’t in great shape, or consider yourself too old, young, or physically impaired to view bicycling a practical way to get around? Or even more simply, what if you’d like to arrive at that summer meeting…

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NYBC Board Member / Attorney talks bicycle insurance

I was recently asked by another bicyclist for my advice about how much insurance he should have. He wondered whether he should get some bicycle-specific insurance to supplement his SUM insurance. SUM is short for Supplementary Uninsured/Underinsured Motorists coverage. Here are two great things you should know about SUM: (1)  SUM covers you and your […]

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Thanks To Boy Scout and His Friends, Bike Share Program Taking Off In Big Flats Park

A Big Flats Eagle Scout is leading a project that is putting the finishing touches on an awesome new bike sharing program at Sperr Memorial Park in Big Flats. My congratulations to Eagle Scout candidate Brendan Marshall and other Scouts from Troop 3097 in Big Flats, who spruced up and repainted an old shed and […]

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