Gallery: New York Launches Its First Ever Bike-Friendly Business Distri...

Move over Financial, Fashion, and Meatpacking — there’s a new NYC district in town and it’s called the Bike Friendly Business District. Transportation Alternatives, the biggest bicycle initiative in the city, has partnered with over 150 local businesses to create the wide swath of shops, restaurants, and museums which will offer coupons and specials for anyone who arrives on a bike. From discounted meals at Veselka to two-for-one drinks at Luca Lounge, these deals for those on two wheels can be found throughout the five boroughs, with the largest concentration in the East Village and Lower East Side.

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