The longest running bicycle activist and education group in NYC, Time’s Up, made the news twice in one week for their hard work and dedication.
First to the Daily News with this article on the battle for the Kent Ave. Bike lane.
No more lane excuses Bikes & cars will peacefully co-exist [...]
Feeling the pressure from an irate Hasidic Jewish community in Brooklyn who don’t have enough places to park their mini-vans, the city council is trying to remove bike lanes.
Well, the Clowns have a thing or two to say about that:
BICYCLE CLOWN BRIGADE: BROOKLYN LOVES BIKE LANES! Wednesday, December 17th, 8:30 a.m. [...]
The change in infrastructure, especially catering to one self-serving and benign like the bicycle, never comes easy. Especially when an orthodox set of religious jews are involved who want things to change about as much as Andy Rooney wants to find some relevant material. But you ever notice that such a pious and old-world [...]