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Whose Streets? Reclaiming NYC for Cyclists

at Museum of the City of New York - Public - East Harlem

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East Harlem, Manhattan
1220 5th Ave
At E 103rd St
New York, New York 10029
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 175

What you'll learn in this society class:

Over 800,000 New Yorkers are now riding a bicycle regularly (NYC DOT). As the subways falter, transit fares increase and the streets grow ever more congested, cycling offers a more efficient way to get around the city, becoming a key part of the city’s commuting network. 

However, cyclists’ attempts to share the streets with cars and pedestrians continue to stir intense community debates around issues of safety and regulation. How can we rethink the relationship between cycling and the city for the benefit of all? 

Join us for a conversation with urban planners, biking advocates and experts about how New York City could achieve a shared “right to the road” for everyone, on two wheels or otherwise. Featuring NYC Council Member Antonio Reynoso andJudi Desire of Uptown & Boogie Bicycle Advocacy, moderated by Streetsblog editor-in-chief Gersh Kuntzman.

Additional speakers to be announced, check back or join our email list for updates. 

This talk accompanies our new exhibition, Cycling in the City: A 200-Year History. 

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The Public Programs Department at the Museum of the City of New York has a strict no refunds policy.

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· Space is limited to 25 participants and advance registration is required
· Enrollment will close on Tuesday, October 1st at noon
· Check in with Visitors Services upon entering the museum to receive a designated tour sticker
· Meet the curator in the rotunda on the first floor under the Starlight chandelier
· Minimum enrollment must be reached or the event may be canceled by email notification on October 1st and fully refunded
· All sales are final

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By Bus: M1, M2, M3, M4 or M106 to 103rd Street By Subway: #6 to 103rd Street, walk three blocks west; #2 or #3 to Central Park North/110th Street, walk one block east to Fifth Avenue, then south to 103rd Street.

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The Museum of the City of New York was founded in 1923 by Henry Collins Brown, a Scottish-born writer with a vision for a populist approach to the city. The Museum was originally housed in Gracie Mansion, the future residence of the Mayor of New York. Hardinge Scholle succeeded Henry Brown in 1926 and...

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