Op-ed | It’s time for New York City to regulate delivery apps

It’s happened to all of us. 

Maybe you were crossing the street, biking to work, or taking your kid to school when, out of nowhere, an e-bike zoomed across your path — putting you in harm’s way. 

Complaints of reckless riding, crashes, e-bikes on the sidewalk, and unlicensed mopeds and motorcycles have become constant in New York City. At Transportation Alternatives, we’ve been fighting for safer streets in New York City for over 50 years, and we know something has to change.