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Long Island City »

Officials cut the ribbon on the first bike share station in the borough on Wednesday.  


DOT workers closed a lane of traffic so Animal Care Centers of NYC workers could rescue the cat.

East Harlem »

Safety improvements include concrete neck-downs along Park Avenue between 96th and 111th streets.

Kew Gardens »

Queens Borough President Melinda Katz allocated $200,000 for the project.

Ridgewood »

Go Smart NYC was launched this week in Ridgewood, Glendale and Maspeth.

Park Slope »

Cars will be banned on West Drive, but they'll still be allowed on Prospect Park's East Drive.

Upper West Side »

Residents and leaders would like to see the entire park car-free.

Woodside »

The improvements are the first phase of redesign plans for the roadway, nicknamed "Boulevard of Death."

Washington Heights »

The Plaza de Las Americas at 175th Street and Broadway will be transformed into a town square. 

St. George »

The city plans to reduce speeding and give pedestrians more time to cross streets without cars.

Longwood »

The blueprint is part of Vision Zero, the city's plan to eliminate traffic fatalities in New York.

Jamaica »

The city plans to bring more speed limit signs and lights timed for pedestrians to the priority areas.

Windsor Terrace »

Officials unveiled plans for 20 mph zones, shorter pedestrian crossings and other safety upgrades.

Windsor Terrace »

The announcement follows the death of a 14-year-old boy at Caton Avenue and East Seventh Street.

Long Island City »

The price of a yearly bike share membership will increase to $149, officials said.