Daily Archives: October 28, 2012

Cancelled: Newtown Creek Bike Tour

Today’s Newtown Creek Bike Tour – cruising the Queen’s side of the creek – has been cancelled due to the weather. Stay tuned for information on a rain (hurricane) date.

Know Your Zone

Hurricane Sandy is meeting up with a few friends out over the Atlantic, and they are all headed more or less in our direction. Hurricanes have a tendency to over-promise and under-deliver when it comes to NYC (Irene last year, Gloria a couple decades ago), but it is worth remembering that New York is a coastal town and has not always gone unscathed. It is also worth remembering that much of North Brooklyn sits on lowlands, landfill and old waterways. If you live on or near the water, you may […]