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Wet and gusty today, with rain gradually increasing throughout the day: Monday A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Monday Night Showers, mainly… Read more
Posted 1 week 5 days ago
"A 10-year-old boy was killed by an unlicensed driver in an SUV this morning in Kensington, Brooklyn. Transportation Alternatives and Families for Safe Streets sends our deepest condolences to the child’s family.    With nearly three months remaining in 2019, 24 people have been killed while biking on our streets -- as many as the total killed in all of 2017, the deadliest year for cyclists… Read more
Posted 1 week 5 days ago
Today the clouds depart, leaving us with sun and seasonally appropriate temperatures: Friday A 20 percent chance of rain before 9am. Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a north wind 17 to 20… Read more
Posted 2 weeks 1 day ago
“New Yorkers who ride the M14 -- the city’s slowest bus route -- are finally getting the swift crosstown trip they deserve. In addition to giving bus riders precious time back, the busway will reduce congestion and air pollution along one of the city’s key thoroughfares. The 14th Street busway will move 27,000 New Yorkers a day and set a new standard for transit in New York City, serving as a… Read more
Posted 2 weeks 1 day ago
Here comes the rain to cool us down: Thursday Showers likely. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 57. Northeast wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.… Read more
Posted 2 weeks 2 days ago
Looks like we could see some ridiculously high temperatures today before the rain eventually cools everything down: Wednesday A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. West wind 10 to 13 mph.… Read more
Posted 2 weeks 3 days ago
Bike Snob's ForecastOctober 1st, 2019: Bridge Work
Should be another pleasant cycling today: Tuesday Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph. Tuesday Night A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 10pm and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 11 to… Read more
Posted 2 weeks 4 days ago
NEW YORK -- Transportation, labor and environmental justice advocates gathered with New York State Senator Julia Salazar in Manhattan on Monday to call on the City Council to take up three bills which would be game-changers for street safety.   Right now, there are three landmark bills in front of City Council which would make our streets safer, and work better for the people that live, walk,… Read more
Posted 2 weeks 4 days ago
Bike Snob's ForecastSeptember 30th, 2019: On Edge
Looks like a week of fine cycling weather ahead: Monday Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind around 9 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Monday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 9 mph. Sunrise 6:51am… Read more
Posted 2 weeks 5 days ago
Plenty of sun today: Friday Sunny, with a high near 74. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Friday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 63. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Sunrise 6:48am Sunset 6:45pm And through the weekend: Though… Read more
Posted 3 weeks 1 day ago