Community Board 7
Tue, Mar 10, 2015, 2:02am
As Harlem and Upper West Side community boards consider new traffic calming measures proposed by the city’s Department of Transportation, local traffic safety activists say that community boards’ historic resistance to DOT proposals comes from a focus on driver concerns that is out of pace with...
Thu, Feb 12, 2015, 3:27am
Local cycling advocates have expressed concern that West Harlem and the Upper West Side do not have enough bike lanes to accommodate the recently announced expansion of New York City’s bike-sharing program into Upper Manhattan.
Thu, Nov 20, 2014, 3:58am
Situated next to the Bloomingdale School on West 104th Street, a colorful playground is the focus of a new joint initiative to improve playground accessibility citywide.
Thu, Nov 6, 2014, 12:17am
The Department of Homeless Services said this week it followed through on its commitment to reduce the number of residents living in a long-controversial Upper West Side homeless shelter.
Wed, Sep 3, 2014, 1:51pm
West End Avenue will have two fewer lanes of traffic and four new pedestrian islands at 95th and 97th streets in the coming months after Community Board 7 overwhelmingly passed a Department of Transportation proposal to make the road safer on Tuesday night.
Sat, Aug 23, 2014, 5:05pm
The Upper West Side is full of trendy cafés, restaurants, bookstores, and shops up and down the main thoroughfares: Broadway, Amsterdam, and Columbus avenues.
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.
Fri, Apr 4, 2014, 2:58am
In its ruling, the court rejected locals’ claim that the area was “over-saturated” with support housing, an argument used since the shelter opened in 2012.
Thu, Apr 3, 2014, 2:33am
The State Assembly and City Council, with support from Community Board 7, have drafted legislation that would prevent landlord discrimination in city apartment buildings.