New York City Hopes Bikesharing Will Make Streets Safer

May 24, 2013
Originally published on May 24, 2013 6:03 pm

Citi Bike, the country's largest urban bike-sharing system, will soon be rolling in New York City after almost a year of delays. The idea has worked elsewhere, including Paris, Washington, D.C., and Montreal. But critics wonder if it's safe to add tens of thousands of new cyclists to the crowded streets of New York.