traffic safety

Thu, Jul 10, 2014, 9:28pm

Jean Chambers was hit Thursday afternoon at 95th Street and West End Avenue when a 2004 Ford Expedition made a left turn.

Thu, Jun 5, 2014, 11:44pm

Under the plan, first introduced in September 2013, the DOT will reduce lanes and create medians along Morningside Avenue between 116th and 126th streets in an attempt to reduce traffic speeds and improve safety for pedestrians.

Thu, Apr 10, 2014, 12:56am

The intersection at 96th Street and Broadway is officially going under the knife.

Fri, Mar 7, 2014, 4:31am

Members of Community Board 7 and traffic safety advocates are pushing for changes that will allow New York City to independently install speeding cameras as part of citywide efforts to reduce pedestrian fatalities.

Sun, Feb 9, 2014, 6:04pm

Ken Coughlin is right about the 96th street intersection, and we need to fix it quickly.

Mon, Feb 3, 2014, 7:45pm

The changes proposed to the intersection of Broadway and 96th Street answer a longtime call for better street safety.

Sun, Jan 12, 2014, 1:24pm

After an elderly man and a nine-year-old were killed on the Upper West Side Friday night, local leaders are pushing for additional safety measures at intersections.

Thu, Oct 24, 2013, 8:52pm

The plan would, among other things, reduce Morningside Avenue to three lanes between 116th and 126th streets in an attempt to reduce traffic speed on a main thoroughfare.

Fri, Sep 13, 2013, 12:23am

The Department of Transportation proposed changes to the layout of Morningside Avenue to make the street safer, but Community Board 10 members asked to see more data from similar areas before endorsing the proposal.

Wed, Feb 17, 2010, 3:41am

According to City Council member Gale Brewer, contradictory traffic messages—with pedestrian crosswalk signs displaying stop and go signals at the same time—have become a common problem.