Natividad Zirate

New “First Park” Signs Added on 2nd Avenue

Posted January 31, 2012 at 6:28 am

With the BMW Guggenheim urban planning “experiment” now a thing of the past, the city-owned green space on which it once sat is now more publicly identified.

Natividad Zirate Receives Tools from Good Samaritan

Posted June 9, 2011 at 6:09 am

For awhile there, Natividad Zirate was without his livelihood. More after the jump!

Bike Mechanic Natividad Zirate Relocates Across Second Avenue

Last modified June 16, 2011 at 9:47 pm

Two weeks after his tools were illegally seized by the Parks Department, Natividad Zirate was forced across the street due to construction.

Bike Mechanic Natividad Zirate Details Tools Needed

Posted May 9, 2011 at 6:09 am

The beloved homeless bike mechanic refuses to budge from his high-profile sidewalk workshop at the base of Second Avenue. Find out what he needs, after the jump!

Bike Mechanic Natividad Zirate Seeking Tool Donations

Posted May 4, 2011 at 6:28 am

Natividad Zirate is in a bad place right now. He needs tools. More after the jump!

Natividad Zirate Returns for Another Season of Bike Repairs

Posted April 27, 2011 at 6:09 am

Those cyclists concerned about whether Natividad Zirate would return for another season need not worry anymore.

Family Searching for Bike Repair Man Natividad Zirate

Posted April 20, 2011 at 6:39 am

He’s sorta like a gothamist Tevya offering grassroots street services for a fraction of market rates.