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From ride locations to event updates, stay tuned and up to date on the New York bike scene with the official blog of Bike New York.

Statement from Bike New York on Police Reform

July 16, 2020 Contact Jon Orcutt, 718-383-6631  With New York City's leaders stating that reform of the New York Police Department will be an ongoing process that will go deeper than changes included in the recently enacted city budget, Bike New York issued this statement and set of recommendations to policy makers regarding areas of police policy and practice that affect traffic law enforcement, riding bicycles and street safety. Bike New York is dedicated to a city where anyone from any part of town can choose to bicycle for transportation, health or fun without fear of unwarranted attention from law...

An Important Update from Bike New York President/CEO Ken Podziba

Dear TD Five Boro Bike Tour Riders, Like you, I never imagined that the 2020 TD Five Boro Bike Tour, originally scheduled for this past Sunday, could ever face cancellation due to a global health crisis. I would like to provide you an update on where we stand today, and how we plan to move forward. Despite our every effort to reschedule the Tour, we have had to face the sad reality that holding our iconic celebration of bicycling later this year would pose insurmountable logistical challenges, and present untenable health and safety risks to our riders resulting from the...