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Jackson Heights »

DOT to Replace City's Oldest Muni Meters by End of July

The new meters are more technologically advanced, an official said.

Upper East Side »

More Seating and Bike Racks Headed to Second Avenue Once Subway Opens: DOT

The DOT plans to make street improvements once the first phase of the Second Avenue Subway is completed.

Long Island City »

Sneaker-Inspired Mural to Greet Pedestrians on Thomson Avenue Bridge

The 750-foot-long mural is being painted this month by a local artist and volunteers.

Upper West Side »

DOT Releases Final Citi Bike Plan for the Upper West Side

Three stations on the Upper West Side were moved to accomodate residents' preferences, the DOT said.

Upper East Side »

Upper East Side Citi Bike Locations Revealed

Thirty-eight Citi Bike locations will be added across the neighborhood by early 2016.

East Elmhurst »

Local Cyclists Push for 'Bike Loop' to Connect Queens Parks

The Queens Bike Initiative wants to make it safer and easier to visit the borough's parks. 

Ditmars »

Fatal Hit-and-Run Spurs Call for Traffic Changes Near Astoria Park

Residents want speed bumps and possibly a traffic light near where a 21-year-old was killed last month.

Long Island City »

Protected Bike Lanes Open on Greenpoint Avenue Bridge

About 600 cyclists a day are expected to use the new bike lanes, according to the DOT.

Upper West Side »

UWS Bike Safety Initiative Earns Nearly $10K in Council Funding

City Councilwoman Helen Rosenthal has given bike safety priority in her budget.

Inwood »

Inwood Schools Want 219th and 220th Streets to Be One-Way

Principals and parents say that the current street design creates a traffic nightmare at two schools.

Inwood »

MAP: 207th Street Has Most Dangerous Intersections in Inwood, Data Shows

The street is home to the three most collision-prone intersections in the neighborhood.

Far Rockaway »

Unofficial Sign on Speed Light Camera Calls it a 'DOT ATM'

The speed camera was installed last summer near two schools. 

Astoria »

20 MPH 'Slow Zone' Coming to Astoria

The DOT plans to lower the speed limit on several streets between Astoria Boulevard and 30th Avenue.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

DOT Unveils Plan to Protect Pedestrians at Busy Parkside and Ocean Avenues

The city hopes to reduce crashes at the busy Prospect-Lefferts Gardens intersection.

Long Island City »

Getting a Parking Spot in LIC Garage Is Like 'Hunger Games,' Residents Say

New rules at the Court Square garage force drivers to wait for hours for monthly parking permits.