Department of Transportation hands out newly unveiled Vison Zero-themed bicycle helmets at Brooklyn Library

The New York City Department of Transportation unveiled a new Vision Zero-themed bicycle helmet Thursday. Department officials joined forces with the Brooklyn Public Library at

The New York City Department of Transportation unveiled a new Vision Zero-themed bicycle helmet Thursday.

The New York City Department of Transportation unveiled a new Vision Zero-themed bicycle helmet Thursday. (5/5/16)

BROOKLYN - The New York City Department of Transportation unveiled a new Vision Zero-themed bicycle helmet Thursday. 

Department officials joined forces with the Brooklyn Public Library at Grand Army Plaza to give away hundreds of helmets.

The DOT says it has given helmets out as part of a safety program since 2007. 

People looking to get a free helmet can do so by stopping by the library until 6:30 p.m. today. 

Organizers say there are also several other events scheduled where bicycle helmets will be distributed over the next few months. 

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Con Edison has offered a few tips you 1 Con Ed offers storm safety tips
Police have made an arrest in connection with 2 Police arrest man accused of hiding body parts at Hunts Point waste station
Brooklyn residents flocked to stores on Sunday to 3 Brooklyn residents prep for nor'easter
Police say the pedestrian was hit about 6 4 Driver charged after teen hit by SUV
Windswept rain moved through the Sheepshead Bay neighborhood 5 High wind gusts, rain hit Sheepshead Bay

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE