Babylon Village Trustee’s passed a law enabling law enforcement to confiscate bicycles and fine people they deem riding recklessly. No word yet on when the Babylon village will confiscate cars from people they deem driving recklessly.
Public hearings Sept 9th and 23rd for multiple new laws that would affect all people who bike, scoot and skate in Nassau County. We need you to show up and demand better than this.
This week the NCPD and County Legislators discussed raising the hourly rate for crossing guards to attract more candidates, relieving police from the position so they can go fight crime.
A crowdsourced documentary about how cargo bikes will save the world is everything we believe in!
Some tasty nuggets passed in the New York State Senate this week including Senator Kennedy’s expansion of Complete Streets (finally!) and increased bicycle and pedestrian education in the DMV’s pre-licensing course.
Following last weeks news that Nassau County DPW is backlogged on street projects, County Executive Laura Curran directed the launch of a new websites to track road resurfacing projects throughout the county.
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