Misinformation About East Harlem Bike Lanes

East Harlem has some of the most dangerous streets and highest rates of childhood asthma and obesity in the city. Building protected bike lanes would make walking and biking safer, encourage physical activity, add trees, and break the spatial monopoly of exhaust-spewing vehicles on neighborhood streets, but two local business owners have mobilized against it under the guise of protecting children’s health.

via This Week: Combat Misinformation About East Harlem Bike Lanes | Streetsblog New York City.

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