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SoHo »

Lafayette Street Protected Bike Path Gets Unanimous CB 2 Committee Approval

The Transportation Committee approved a proposal to upgrade the buffered bike path to a protected one.

Astoria »

Astoria Councilman Wants Potholes Repaired Within 5 Days

Costa Constantinides' bill would mandate potholes be filled days after a complaint is made.

Long Island City »

Expanding Center Blvd. Needs Crosswalks and Stop Signs, Locals Say

The street has seen its population grow as several new high-rises have opened in recent years.

West Harlem »

New Video Stokes Battle on Harlem's Morningside Avenue Safety Improvements

DOT has not embarked on safety improvements to the street due in part to objections from CB 10.

Long Island City »

Queensboro Bridge Lane Will Be Closed Overnight to Prevent Speeding

The move to close the lane comes after a deadly crash in Long Island City earlier this month.

Central Harlem »

'Sleek,' 'Gorgeous' and 'Sexy' Lights Coming to 125th Street

The city plans to replace all 250,000 of its 1960s street lamps with City Lights by 2017.

Long Island City »

Crosswalk and Street Signs Needed to Protect Hunters Point Kids, Locals Say

Traffic safety improvements are needed for a busy intersection near the Pulaski Bridge, locals say.

Stapleton »

Real Time Electronic Signs Show When Next Bus is Due

The DOT installed the test signs at two stops in Staten Island as a pilot program that could be extended.

Corona »

David Byrne in Corona to Celebrate $800K Grant for Pedestrian Plazas

The Talking Heads singer helped celebrate the grant, which will be used to maintain the plaza.

Yorkville »

City Unveils Plan for Pedestrian Safety Improvements on UES

The plan would shorten crosswalks and add pedestrian islands on First and York avenues. 

Astoria »

DOT Begins Citi Bike Planning Process in Astoria

The DOT presented details of its bike share program to Queens Community Board 1 Tuesday night.

East Harlem »

East Harlem Businesses Celebrate Protected Bike Lanes With a Ride

Transportation Alternatives is hosting a ride Saturday to celebrate protected bike lanes in East Harlem.

Long Island City »

Pulaski Bridge Bike Lane Plan Moving Forward, Officials Say

The DOT will present design plans for the bike lane to local Community Boards by the end of the year.

Crown Heights »

Psychedelic Street-Art Makeover Eyed For Funky Flatbush 'Trees'

The 1970s-era sculpture at Flatbush and Ocean avenues could get a street-art update. 

Central Harlem »

Mount Morris Park Traffic Changes Not Enough, Opponents Say

Mount Morris Takes Action wants the street to have two lanes, rear-angle parking and an emergency lane.