A New Bike Lane Might Be Coming to the Brooklyn Bridge Roadway

Pedestrians on the Brooklyn Bridge in 2017. Photo by Susan De Vries

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    The city’s Department of Transportation is in talks with Mayor Bill de Blasio to study turning a roadway on the Brooklyn Bridge into a bike lane, an agency rep told civic gurus Thursday evening.

    “DOT is in talks with the mayor’s office and City Hall for conducting a study about the feasibility of a bikeway on the main line of the Brooklyn Bridge and you may hear about that in the coming weeks,” Emily Riquelme told Community Board 2’s Transportation Committee at a virtual meeting on June 18.

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