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Long Island City »

No Timeline Yet for Citi Bike's Launch in Long Island City, DOT Says

Launch of bike share in LIC, Greenpoint and north Williamsburg hinges on Sandy Relief funds, DOT said.

Upper West Side »

Pedestrian Plaza Plan for 97th St. and Columbus Ave. Draws Mixed Reactions

Nearby residents decried the idea of putting a public plaza on West 97th Street. 

Central Harlem »

Plan for Select Bus Service Along 125th Street Canceled by MTA and DOT

The agencies said they were not able to resolve conflicts with the local community over the plan.

Midtown »

DOT Chops Up Citi Bike Station in Midtown

Portions of a station on Broadway were moved several feet uptown from 57th Street closer of 58th Street.

Sunnyside »

New Bike Lanes Proposed for Long Island City and Sunnyside

The DOT will install a number of shared and dedicated bike lanes in Western Queens by the year's end.

SoHo »

SoHo Residents Sue DOT Over Citi Bike Station in Petrosino Square

A group of angry residents filed a lawsuit demanding the city move a bike station from the SoHo park.


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.