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NYC Buildings Must Let Bikes In

Published July 29, 2009

NEW YORK, N.Y. (BRAIN)—New York City Council has approved a bill requiring commercial building owners and managers to provide access for bicycles, according to the New York Times.

It takes effect in 120 days and requires buildings with freight elevators to allow employees to bring their bikes upstairs, according to the article.

"It shall be assumed that if a freight elevator is available for carrying freight, it is available for carrying bicycles," the law reads.

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