Thu, Nov 13, 2014, 2:10am
Members of Friends of Stryker Park want to beautify an area of sidewalk between Amsterdam and Columbus avenues on the north side of West 97th Street, just west of P.S. 163. But members of Park West Village Tenants’ Association are concerned about increased pedestrian traffic a new plaza could...
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.
Fri, Mar 28, 2014, 2:08am
Manhattan residents proposed solutions ranging from better enforcement of red-light turns to educating cyclists at Wednesday's town hall.
Wed, Mar 12, 2014, 3:32am
Approval from the New York State Senate will be necessary before the city is able to reduce speed limits—a measure proposed by many traffic safety advocates and one that is mentioned in Mayor Bill de Blasio’s Vision Zero plan to improve pedestrian safety.
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.
Mon, Feb 24, 2014, 2:59am
De Blasio’s “Vision Zero” should be decided by local Community Boards.
Wed, Feb 19, 2014, 3:57am
The plan, which aims to drastically reduce traffic fatalities across the city, echoes various proposals put forth by city and state politicians over the past month.
Wed, Feb 5, 2014, 2:43am
Amid citywide criticism of police cracking down on jaywalking on the 96th Street and Broadway intersection, 24th precinct officials said that their focus remained on enforcing vehicular violations.
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.
Mon, Feb 3, 2014, 3:19am
Despite pressure from local politicians to implement traffic-calming measures along a stretch of Morningside Avenue, Community Board 10 leaders said at a meeting last Thursday that they want a revised plan from the Department of Transportation before continuing discussions.