See Williamsburg Bridge Greenway connector: http://youtu.be/WwGmo8m4wiI
Here's your task. You want to commute to work from Southeast Williamsburgh to Manhattan. You have many decisions.
Your goals are:
- Beautiful path
- Fresh air
- Smooth roads
- Safe roads
- Minimize interaction with motor vehicles
- Minimize commute time
To minimize commute time, you may pick Broadway in Williamsburg since it is a direct route.
|Direct Route to Williamsburg Bridge from Southeast|
|Safer Route to Williamsburg Bridge from Southeast|
You would be better off taking the Blue Lines until...
|Compare to Queens side of Queensboro bridge|
|Compare to Brooklyn side of Manhattan bridge|
|Here's what the BQE above looks like|
|But we cyclists and pedestrians and local street drivers receive!|
|Parks that have no safe entrance|