Margaret Forgione

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Washington Heights »

Street Parking Near New York Presbyterian Could Be Removed to Ease Traffic

Spaces need to be removed to boost emergency vehicle response times, a hospital representative said.

Inwood »

DOT Proposes Banning Left Turns at Busy Dyckman Street Intersection

Proponents say banning left turns will boost safety at the Dyckman, Broadway and Riverside intersection.

Central Harlem »

MTA, DOT Offer Revised Plan to Speed LaGuardia Bus Service

Harlem residents had complained that the plan to speed the M60 bus ignored the needs of the community.

Upper West Side »

Controversial Bike Lane to be Extended on Columbus Ave.

After months of debate, the local community board approved a 32-block extension to a bike lane.

Upper West Side »

Revised Columbus Avenue Bike Lane Plan Restores 25 Parking Spaces

The city restored 25 parking spots along its proposed 26-block bike lane extension for Columbus Ave. 

Central Harlem »

Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard Changes Are Causing Problems, Critics Say

The changes to Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard are sparking controversy with Harlem neighbors.

Harlem »

Harlem Residents Fight Plan to Narrow Lanes on Deadly Boulevard

The DOT said it will begin making changes to Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard in August.

Central Harlem »

Deadly Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard to Get a Makeover, DOT Says

Ten people have been killed along the Harlem Boulevard over the past six years.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Port Authority Wants Megabus Gone From Bus Terminal

The Port Authority asked the DOT not to renew a permit for a Megabus hub at the bus terminal.

Harlem »

East Harlem Bike Lane Plan Crosses Finish Line

CB 11 approves a protected bike lane plan after withdrawing its support.

Harlem »

Bike Lanes Plan Back on Track in East Harlem

After earlier opposition, CB 11's transportation committee voted to support installation of the lanes.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Ninth Avenue Megabus Hub Will Move

Megabus will soon move its stop from Ninth Avenue and 33rd Street.

Harlem »

Community Board 11 Withdraws Support of East Harlem Protected Bike Lanes

Community Board 11 reversed its stance after voting overwhelmingly in September to support the Department of Transportion plan to install protected bike lanes on First and Second avenues.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

DOT Wants to Replace Parking Spaces With Mini Parks

The Department of Transportation wants to turn two intersections, including one with nearly two dozen parking spaces, into small plazas with green space.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

City Won't Change Bus Lane That Blocks 34th Street Residents From Loading

The Department of Transportation has refused to give residents on West 34th Street daytime loading, and residents say they have no legal curbside access to their apartments.