The Prospect Park West bike lane has become the most controversial new bike lane since the Kent Avenue bike lane, which was the most controversial new bike lane since the Grand Street bike lane, which was the most controver?OK, you get the picture. Today the City Council held a hearing on bike lanes, attended by people on both sides of the issue. Brooklyn Borough President (and Prospect Park bike lane hater) Marty Markowitz was there, and you can read his ALL CAPS press release on the topic, or you can listen to the song he wrote for the occasion. We recommend the latter.
· Brooklyn BP Marty Markowitz Sings Tribute To Bike Lane Debate [NYDN]
· Shocker: On Freezing Day, Bike Lane Sees Few Cyclists [Gothamist]