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Looking pretty good for today, so you know what to do:* *[Ride your bike, if that wasn't clear.] Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 44. Wind chill values between 20 and 30. North wind 10 to 14 mph. Tuesday Night Clear, with a low around 30. North… Read more
Posted 7 hours 29 minutes ago
Bike Snob's ForecastMarch 25th, 2019: Slow It Down
We could have some rain today, so be prepared: Monday A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. North wind 7 to 9 mph. Monday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Wind chill values between 25 and 30. North… Read more
Posted 1 day 10 hours ago
“On Friday evening, 26-year-old Erica Imbasciani was struck and killed by a reckless and impaired driver at 141st Street and Amsterdam Avenue. This marks at least the 43rd person killed on the streets of New York City in 2019 -- a 20 percent increase over the number of fatalities at the same point in 2018. Erica was killed on a stretch of Amsterdam Avenue where local residents and safe streets… Read more
Posted 2 days 4 hours ago
Could be some more rain today: Friday A chance of rain before 8am, then a chance of showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. West wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Friday Night A 30… Read more
Posted 4 days 10 hours ago
Bike Snob's ForecastMarch 21st, 2019: Here Comes The Rain
Hopefully you enjoyed the first day of spring yesterday, because today's gonna be rainy: Thursday Rain, mainly after 9am. High near 48. East wind 9 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three… Read more
Posted 5 days 7 hours ago
"We have been fighting for years to protect more New Yorkers from reckless drivers, so we're pleased to finally see this new state legislature approve a dramatic expansion of the life-saving speed safety camera program. As we know all too well, speeding is a deadly act and has to stop. We have an epidemic and speed safety cameras are a huge part of the cure. We're grateful to Senator Gounardes… Read more
Posted 6 days 5 hours ago
Bike Snob's ForecastMarch 20th, 2019: Camera Ready
Now we're talking: Wednesday Sunny, with a high near 53. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Wednesday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Sunrise: 7:00am Sunset: 7:08pm Of course you know what… Read more
Posted 6 days 7 hours ago
Bike Snob's ForecastMarch 19th, 2019: Falling Behind
Another cool yet tantalizingly sunny day as we teeter on the brink of spring: Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 48. Wind chill values between 30 and 40 early. North wind around 9 mph. Tuesday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 34. West wind around… Read more
Posted 1 week ago
A little chilly today but not too bad at all: Monday A slight chance of flurries before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Wind chill values between 30 and 40 early. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 5 mph. Monday Night Partly… Read more
Posted 1 week 1 day ago
“Borden Avenue connects the southern end of the Long Island City waterfront with the Vernon Boulevard business district and the Pulaski Bridge. The block where this crash occurred is the weak link in an otherwise protected bike lane network along Center Boulevard and 2nd Street.   Not satisfied with the “sharrows” in the New York City Department of Transportation’s current design, residents of a… Read more
Posted 1 week 4 days ago