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Upper West Side »

PODCAST: The Fight to Transform a Sidewalk Into a Public Plaza

Two local residents behind the Stryker Park push discussed their vision and opposition from others.

Sunnyside »

DOT Installs New Traffic Light, Lower Speed Limit at Busy Sunnyside Corner

The DOT added a light and pedestrian signals at 51st Street and Skillman Avenue last week.

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."

Long Island City »

Construction of Pulaski Bridge Bike Lane to Start Next Month

One lane of Brooklyn traffic will be removed to make room for a bike path on the bridge, the DOT said.

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. 

Astoria »

DOT Plans Traffic Changes for Dangerous Astoria Street

Transportation advocates have pushed for safety upgrades on 21st Street for the last few years.

Sunnyside »

Bike Lanes Planned For Greenpoint Ave. Bridge and Queens Neighborhoods

The city is looking to install bike lanes on the bridge in the late spring, the DOT said.

Meatpacking District »

Meatpacking District's Popular Gansevoort Plaza to Close for Up to 2 Years

Construction beneath Gansevoort Plaza is set to begin in the spring or summer, the city said.

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.

Upper West Side »

Extension Planned for Protected Columbus Avenue Bike Lane

The extended Columbus Avenue lane will better connect it to the Ninth Avenue lane, the DOT said.

Washington Heights »

'Shipwreck' Sculpture Set to Beach in Washington Heights

Montserrat Daubon's pieces will be installed at 155th Street and Riverside Drive.

Hudson Heights »

Hudson Heights Slow Zone Would Lower Speed Limit to 20 MPH

The DOT wants to designate a slow zone in Hudson Heights and install a crosswalk on Bennett Avenue.

Woodside »

City Begins Planning Safety Improvements for Deadly Queens Boulevard

The DOT held a workshop in Woodside this week to get input on how to improve the roadway.

Williamsburg »

South Williamsburg Transit to Be Examined in DOT Study

Assemblyman Joseph Lentol requested a study due to congestion in the neighborhood.

City Island »

Parts for Temporary Bridge Arrive at City Island

The temporary bridge will hopefully be completed in the next six to eight weeks, according to the DOT.