Streetsblog NYC Viewpoint: DOT’s Citi Bike Expansion Squeezes Bronx, Manhattan Pedestrians (War on Cars Watch)

Citi Bike’s long-awaited expansion to Upper Manhattan and the Bronx is a smaller program that is swiping space from pedestrians instead of drivers.

Maps released by the Department of Transportation reveal that the vast majority — in some neighborhoods all — of the docking stations for the new blue bikes will be placed on sidewalks instead of in roadside spaces typically occupied by the cars of freeloading drivers.