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Kew Gardens »

Countdown Clocks Coming to Queens' Busiest Bus Stops

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

Ridgewood »

City Program Urges Queens Locals to Choose Bikes and Mass Transit Over Cars

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

Park Slope »

Prospect Park Car Ban Starts July 6, Mayor Says

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

Upper West Side »

Central Park Car Ban Should Be Extended Farther South, Pols Say

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

Woodside »

City Plans to Add Bike Lanes to Stretch of Queens Boulevard in $100M Revamp

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

Washington Heights »

City Breaks Ground On Washington Heights Pedestrian Plaza

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

St. George »

DOT Plans to Cut Down on Pedestrian Deaths in Staten Island

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

Longwood »

DOT Unveils Plan to Decrease Pedestrian Deaths in Bronx

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

Jamaica »

MAP: Pedestrian Safety Plan Includes 72 'Priority Intersections' for Queens

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

Windsor Terrace »

Kensington Street Safety Upgrades Will Be 'Dramatic Improvement,' DOT Says

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

Windsor Terrace »

DOT to Unveil Street Safety Upgrades for Kensington and Windsor Terrace

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

Long Island City »

Citi Bike Expanding to Harlem, Western Queens and More of Brooklyn

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

Lower East Side »

Elderly Woman Dies After Being Hit by Car on South Street, Police Say

Shu Fan Haung, 82, died from her injuries after she was hit while crossing South Street last week.

Bedford Park »

City Raises $9M in School Speed Camera Revenue Since January

The city's 23 cameras have recorded 183,000 violations since January, officials said.

Fordham »

Fordham Plaza Overhaul Set to Include Cafe and Market

The new plaza is also meant to help reduce traffic-related injuries and deaths.