Borough president: Bike lane need on Grand Concourse

Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. says one of his goals in 2016 will be to add a bike lane to the Grand Concourse. The Department of Transportation says the Bronx had more than 400 cycling injuries

News 12 Staff

Mar 13, 2016, 4:11 AM

Updated 2,996 days ago

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Borough president: Bike lane need on Grand Concourse
Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. says one of his goals in 2016 will be to add a bike lane to the Grand Concourse.
The Department of Transportation says the Bronx had more than 400 cycling injuries in 2014.
"Traffic is bustling by and [bicyclists] need a lane for themselves," says Diaz.
Motorists told News 12 that knocking out a lane on the already congested road may cause more traffic.
Diaz told News 12 that it's too early to know when a bike lane would come to the roadway, so bikers will need to watch their backs for now.
 


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