Need something else?

You can suggest a location to the CityRacks program for the City to install a bike rack on the sidewalk or other public property.

If you want to install a bike rack on your own private property, you can apply for a permit.

The CityRacks program installs free bicycle parking racks on City sidewalks and other public property.

Any New Yorker can request a CityRack, including:

  • Businesses
  • Local groups
  • City agencies

Learn more about CityRacks.

You can suggest a location for a new City-owned bike rack.


Suggest a location for a CityRack.

By Mail

Call 311 or 212-NEW-YORK (212-639-9675) to request a copy.

You can request an application package to install a private bicycle rack.

The package includes the procedures, permit application, and insurance form required for installation.

Call 311 or 212-NEW-YORK (212-639-9675) for help.

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