Costa Constantinides' bill would mandate potholes be filled days after a complaint is made.
The street has seen its population grow as several new high-rises have opened in recent years.
DOT has not embarked on safety improvements to the street due in part to objections from CB 10.
The move to close the lane comes after a deadly crash in Long Island City earlier this month.
The city plans to replace all 250,000 of its 1960s street lamps with City Lights by 2017.
Traffic safety improvements are needed for a busy intersection near the Pulaski Bridge, locals say.
The DOT installed the test signs at two stops in Staten Island as a pilot program that could be extended.
The Talking Heads singer helped celebrate the grant, which will be used to maintain the plaza.
The plan would shorten crosswalks and add pedestrian islands on First and York avenues.
The DOT presented details of its bike share program to Queens Community Board 1 Tuesday night.
Transportation Alternatives is hosting a ride Saturday to celebrate protected bike lanes in East Harlem.
The DOT will present design plans for the bike lane to local Community Boards by the end of the year.
The 1970s-era sculpture at Flatbush and Ocean avenues could get a street-art update.
Mount Morris Takes Action wants the street to have two lanes, rear-angle parking and an emergency lane.
The selected areas will see their speed limits lowered to 20 miles per hour, according to the DOT.
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