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Inwood »

MAP: 207th Street Has Most Dangerous Intersections in Inwood, Data Shows

The street is home to the three most collision-prone intersections in the neighborhood.

Crown Heights »

Prospect Park's East Side Neighbors Fume Over Exclusion From Car Ban

Cars will still be allowed on the East Drive during weekday rush hour, the city announced Thursday.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

DOT Unveils Plan to Protect Pedestrians at Busy Parkside and Ocean Avenues

The city hopes to reduce crashes at the busy Prospect-Lefferts Gardens intersection.

Fort George »

Major Traffic Changes Proposed for Uptown Sherman and St. Nicholas Avenues

The DOT wants to reduce each avenue from four to two lanes of traffic and add bike lanes.

Hudson Heights »

Stop Sign and Crosswalk Installed at Busy A Train Station Entrance

The Bennett Avenue entrance to the 190th Street A train station received new safety measures.

Prospect Heights »

Prospect Heights 20 MPH 'Slow Zone' Proposal Not Strong Enough, CB Says

Brooklyn Community Board 8 asked the Department of Transportation to beef up their plan.

Woodside »

City Plans to Add Bike Lanes to Stretch of Queens Boulevard in $100M Revamp

The improvements are the first phase of redesign plans for the roadway, nicknamed "Boulevard of Death."

Astoria »

DOT Plans Traffic Changes for Dangerous Astoria Street

Transportation advocates have pushed for safety upgrades on 21st Street for the last few years.

Crown Heights »

Teen Driver Fleeing Police in Crown Heights Fatally Strikes 21-Year-Old

Raymond Ramos hit the victim early Monday at the corner of Nostrand Ave. and St. Johns Pl., police said.

Forest Hills »

Koslowitz Hopes to Help Turn Queens Blvd. Into 'Boulevard of Life' With $1M

Councilwoman Karen Koslowitz set aside funds for a study to determine how to make the street safer.

Washington Heights »

Loss of Parking in High Bridge Plan Will Hurt the Working Class, Locals Say

The DOT wants to increase pedestrian and cyclist access to the High Bridge, which will reopen in July.

Forest Hills »

Group Plans March and Rally for Queens Boulevard Safety

The event, scheduled for March 7, will begin in Forest Hills.

Jamaica »

MAP: See the Most Dangerous Intersections in North Jamaica

The area around Hillside and Jamaica avenues is among the most crash-prone sections of Queens.

Jamaica »

MAP: Pedestrian Safety Plan Includes 72 'Priority Intersections' for Queens

The city plans to bring more speed limit signs and lights timed for pedestrians to the priority areas.

Fort George »

Parents Call for Crossing Guard at Crash-Prone Intersection Near School

Parents at WHEELS Elementary in Fort George said the school needs more traffic-safety measures.