Gallery: Eight New Bike Lanes Are Coming to Midtown Manhattan!

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Rejoice bikers! New York’s Department of Transportation (DOT) recently announced plans to install eight new bike lanes on several streets in Midtown Manhattan between First and Eighth Avenues. The east-west bike routes in Midtown should make it safer for commuters and bicyclists to reach the office, especially if they live in New Jersey or in Brooklyn. With the new lanes in place, not only will bicycling in Manhattan become safer, commuting crosstown will be easier in general.

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