This study is based on research and analysis of
prototype and existing on-street cycling facilities
designed to minimize confl icts between cyclists
and other roadway users.
The final report recommends
innovative on-street cycling design
prototypes for evaluative testing, based on a
study area defi ned as Manhattan and the major
bridges that provide bicycle access to Manhattan
from other boroughs.
At the same time, the study evaluates the effectiveness
of New York Police Department
(NYPD) bike patrols in reducing conflicts
between cyclists and other mode users (pedestrians
Detailed on-street facility
recommendations are accompanied by broader
recommendations to improve enforcement and
create public awareness of on-street cycling
Making Streets Safe for Cycling is available as one complete document ( 8.7 MB) or by chapters in PDF format:
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