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10th Annual Ghost Bike Memorial Ride
Apr 19, 2015| Free
The 10th Annual Ghost Bike Memorial Ride gathers to honor of the cyclists killed on New York City streets. In 2014, at least 20 cyclists were killed while riding their bikes.
WHAT: 10th Annual Ghost Bike Memorial Ride
WHEN: Sunday, April 19 / start times vary by borough
WHERE: Starting locations in Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and the Bronx
Follow @NYCStreetMem or #memride2015 for day-of updates.
If you’re in Queens: Gather at 9:30 am at the Deathstar Building at the southwest corner of Kew Gardens Road and Union Turnpike OR at 10:15 am outside the Willet’s Point – Mets Subway Station.
If you’re in Brooklyn: Gather at 11:50 am at the Colonel David Marcus Playground at East 5th Street & Avenue P OR at 1:30 pm at 9th Street and Prospect Park West.
If you’re in the Bronx: Gathering at 10:30 am at Bronx County Courthouse at the northeast corner of Grand Concourse and E. 161st Street.
If you’re in Manhattan: Gather at 1:30 pm at the Harlem Meer at Central Park North / 110th Street & Malcolm X Boulevard OR at 3:15 pm at Tramway Plaza at 2nd Avenue and East 59th Street.
Bring a bike. Bring flowers.
We ride in honor of Angel Torres, William Faison, Wayne White, Xochil Zach Fortune, Matthew Brenner, Valding Duran, Jerrison Garcia, Shan Zheng, Hoyt Jacobs, Anna Maria Moström, ten unnamed cyclists, and countless cyclists whose deaths go unreported and unrecognized every year.
Ride schedule subject to change
Rain date: Sunday April 26, 2015