NYC have lately been building more bike lanes that are bigger and brighter in color. This adds a completely new aesthetic to the city, which is becoming more sustainable. Recent studies show that more people are riding bicycles in NYC now than in the past 23 years. Biking popularity is steadily increasing every year. It is estimated that nearly 4,000 cyclists commute from the outer boroughs into Manhattan making up part of the 100,000 bikes that are on the street everyday.