To prevent fatal bicycle accidents in Central Park, the City cut the speed limit to 20 mph instead of 25
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After a pedestrian was killed by a reckless cyclist in Central Park a few months ago, the city decided to lower the speed limit to 20 mph from 25 mph in Central Park. Signs will be installed in the next few days and the new speed limit will be in effect immediately after their installation is completed.
Read more in the NY Daily News.