Our on the street Bicycle Beat reporter, Jefferson Siegel has this recent article in the Villager:
Photo by Jefferson Siegel
Beware Pies of March â€” donâ€™t block lanes, bikers warn
By Jefferson Siegel
Cyclists are reveling in the addition of new bike lanes throughout the city. However, they are less than thrilled with the Police Departmentâ€™s lack of enforcement to keep motor vehicles out of the lanes.
On March 14, Timeâ€™s Up! held their annual Beware the Pies of March bike clown ride and pie fight. Intended to raise awareness of cars blocking the bike lanes, the ride began in Tompkins Square Park, with cyclists dressed in their best clown finery being â€œpursuedâ€ by Keystone Cops-style â€œpolice.â€
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