Get a Bike Rack Installed Anywhere in New York, For Free!
On a daily basis, many of us are forced to deal with the reality that there are not enough bike racks across the five boros, particularly throughout much of Manhattan. However, do not despair: New York has a program called CITYRACKS which aims to give citizens the opportunity to let the Department of Transportation know where new bike racks are needed and request that they be installed.
Not every piece of cement in New York qualifies as bike rack-worthy, but many do. Criteria for CITYRACKS are as follows:
Don't get discouraged if it takes forever for your rack to get installed--there are presumably many in the queue already. However, we need those racks, so submit now and we'll get them some day!