Mon, Sep 22, 2014, 2:04am
Cooper’s Law, named for 9-year-old Cooper Stock who was killed by a taxi driver at West End Avenue and 97th Street on Jan. 10, officially went into effect Sunday along with two other local laws surrounding NYC Taxi and Limousine Commission policies.
Sun, May 11, 2014, 1:31pm
The Upper West Side became the focus of a citywide push to increase traffic safety this year after three pedestrian were killed around the intersection of Broadway and 96th Street during a two-week period in January.
Thu, Apr 10, 2014, 12:56am
The intersection at 96th Street and Broadway is officially going under the knife.
Mon, Feb 24, 2014, 2:59am
De Blasio’s “Vision Zero” should be decided by local Community Boards.
Tue, Feb 18, 2014, 1:30am
City Council member Helen Rosenthal and the family of Cooper Stock, a nine-year-old boy who was struck and killed by a taxi last month on West 97th Street and West End Avenue, are proposing a law that would mandate license suspensions and investigations for taxi drivers who kill or injure...
Fri, Jan 31, 2014, 2:31am
The Department of Transportation unveiled plans for extensive safety changes to the 96th Street and Broadway intersection at a public meeting with Community Board 7 on Thursday night.
Wed, Jan 29, 2014, 3:38am
The elderly Upper West Side resident who was knocked to the ground by police after jaywalking on Jan. 19 is filing a $5 million lawsuit against the New York Police Department.
Wed, Jan 22, 2014, 1:33am
After a harrowing couple of weeks in which three pedestrians died in the 96th Street and Broadway region, Community Board 7 is looking to make both immediate and long-term changes.
Tue, Jan 21, 2014, 12:15am
The latest in a spate of pedestrian deaths near West 96th Street took place Sunday with the death of Samantha Lee, 26, an anesthesiology resident at Columbia University Medical Center.
By Anna Lokey