The changes were proposed to improve safety on Metropolitan Avenue and 71st Avenue.
Assemblyman Phillip Goldfeder also says it will help revitalize the Rockaways.
A plan to turn an abandoned rail line into the QueensWay park is meeting opposition from civic groups.
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