200K and Counting

Today’s New York Times is reporting on Transportation Alternative’s estimate that roughly 236,000 New Yorkers ride their bikes each day, a number that is up dramatically from 2008′s estimate of 185,000. They estimate that only 5% of those are commercial riders, with the remaining 95% being non-commercial. According to the article, New York now has more bicyclists on the road each day than any other city in the country.

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