pedestrian safety

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Ditmars »

The DOT will not pursue a lawmaker's proposal to turn the street into a pedestrian walkway.

Crown Heights »

Brooklyn's Community Board 9 will consider the DOT's safety plan at a committee meeting next week.

Flushing »

The 109th Precinct will hand out information cards for two weeks before beginning to ticket pedestrians.

Chelsea »

Another driver plowed past a construction worker directing traffic, hitting him in the elbow, NYPD said.

Sunnyside »

Students from P.S. 343 rallied Monday to call for a traffic light on 47th Avenue at 42nd Street.

Bed-Stuy »

Cars running lights, angled streets and poor road conditions make for unsafe crossing, residents say.

Park Slope »

The intersection is next to the Bishop Boardman housing complex for seniors.

Windsor Terrace »

The Department of Transportation could install 15 speed humps to slow traffic in Windsor Terrace.

Lower East Side »

Officials celebrated the creation of 1,000 miles of bike lanes while residents spoke out against one.

Crown Heights »

Precincts in the area are spreading safety tips to senior walkers to combat the statistics this year.

Jamaica »

Activists are planning a series of meetings to identify the most dangerous spots in the area. 

Prospect Heights »

New islands and turn restrictions are in place at Washington and Underhill avenues in Prospect Heights.

Howard Beach »

Residents will walk along the dangerous Queens street Saturday morning. 

Midtown East »

 The crash took place at 49th and Second Ave just before 4:30 p.m., fire officials said.  

Ditmars »

Assemblywoman Simotas wants to ban all but emergency vehicles between Astoria Park South and Ditmars.