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Cheaper Commutes Could Help Citi Bikes go All-City

Rep. Crowley pushes for pre-tax commuter benefits for bike share users.

Rep. Joe Crowley thinks he has a way to get Citi Bike to expand into part of his central Queens district.  He's introducing a bill in the House to make bike share riders eligible for pre-tax commuter benefits.  It would effectively lower the price of a Citi Bike yearly pass - and then, Crowley thinks, supply and demand would take hold.

Morning Brief: November 11

Honoring those who have served

Get your bugles ready! Manhattan’s 5th Avenue will be the site of the annual “America’s Parade” to honor U.S. military veterans. Veterans Day is held on November 11th each year to mark the day that combat ended in World War 1.