Recent Headlines

Tourists Memorialize Brooklyn Bridge Visits With Ugly Graffiti Tags

Tourists are writing their names on the span's beams and stone towers to memorialize their experience.

Long Island City »

Citi Bike Should Expand to Western Queens, Leaders Say

Community members say they want bike sharing in Astoria, Long Island City, Woodside and Sunnyside.

Long Island City »

Planned Changes for Vernon Blvd. Bike Lanes Would Open 35 Parking Spaces

The protected bike path would also be routed through Rainey Park.

East Village »

East Village Sergeant Fears Bike Share Program Will Cause More Crashes

The 9th Precinct's traffic safety sergeant is concerned the program could increase bike accidents.

West Village »

Citi Bike Station Yanked From West Village Street After Co-Op Complaints

A bike share station at Barrow and Hudson streets was moved across the street after complaints.

Sunnyside »

New Art Under 7 Train Station Gets Riders Back on Fitness Track

The DOT is installing three sculptures underneath the 40th Street Station in Queens next month.

Longwood »

Southern Boulevard Merchants Say the Dimly Lit Street Scares Off Customers

The local merchants association sent the DOT a petition with 400 signatures requesting better lighting.

Kips Bay »

New City Mural Has 'Too Much Pink,' Gripe Kips Bay Residents

Waterside Plaza residents say DOT should have consulted them before installing artwork near the complex.

Astoria »

Pols Call for Citi Bike Share to Expand to Astoria, Woodside and Sunnyside

Long Island City is the only Queens neighborhood included in the bike share program so far.  

Upper East Side »

Anti-Bike Lane Lawyer Offers to Help Foes of Queensboro Bridge Plan

Jim Walden, who is fighting the Prospect Park West bike lane, has offered his help to Upper East Siders.

SoHo »

SoHo Residents Slam Tourist Signs as 'Eyesores'

Some SoHo and Nolita residents say DOT "wayfinding" signs don't belong in a historic district.

Central Harlem »

Dedicated Lane For LaGuardia Bus Prompts Fears of 125th Street Nightmare

Some think the plan to remove a lane of traffic for a dedicated bus lane is questionable.

Upper East Side »

Some UES Residents Fear New Bike Lanes Could Cause 'More Pollution'

Some residents worry planned bicycle lane changes near the Queensboro Bridge could create problems.

Bushwick »

Neglected L Train Tunnel Will be Sealed to Drive Out Homeless, MTA Says

The MTA plans to brick up a tunnel connecting two Bushwick streets under the elevated L train.

New York City »

Alternate Side Parking Mostly Suspended Through April 2

With the exception of Saturday, alternate side parking is suspended citywide through April 2.