Asbury Park has a bike share, and loads of bicyclists around the city especially in summer. Do we want to make riding a bike look like an inherently dangerous activity, or build infrastructure to make streets safe for everyone on a bike or on foot?
The big bike helmet debate: ‘You don’t make it safe by forcing cyclists to dress for urban warfare’
The question of whether cyclists should wear helmets provokes fury – often from those on four wheels. But which has the bigger benefit: increased physical safety, or creating a better environment for people to cycle helmet-free?