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East Harlem »

NYPD's Twitter Boss Apologizes After Harlem Commander's Hostile Tweets

An NYPD deputy said officials "will make mistakes" along the way, but will continue to use social media.

Fort Greene »

DOT Plan to Ban Left Turns from Flatbush Onto Myrtle Ave. Moves Ahead

The DOT's plan would force drivers who want to go east on Myrtle Avenue to go west and make a u-turn.

Greenwich Village »

Elderly Woman Struck by Tour Bus on Seventh Avenue, Police Say

A 74-year-old woman was seriously hurt by a CitySights NY bus at Seventh Avenue and West 14th Street.

Upper West Side »

Councilwoman Pushes Law to Pull Drivers' Licenses After Fatal Crashes

Helen Rosenthal wants to extend "Cooper's Law" to cover all New York drivers.

Upper West Side »

New Parking Spaces, Bike Paths and Crosswalks Coming to UWS, DOT Says

The DOT laid out plans to make two UWS intersections safer for pedestrians and cyclists.

Crown Heights »

25-Year-Old Rabbinical Student Hit and Killed by NYC Sanitation Truck

Gedalya Grinzaid was crossing Carroll Street in Crown Heights when he was hit, police said.

Upper East Side »

Central Park Drive Renamed for Former Mayor John Lindsay

The former mayor first closed the Central Park street to traffic in 1966.

Chinatown »

New Pedestrian Signs Aim to Help Lost New Yorkers and Tourists

The first sign, showing local landmarks and walking times, was installed at Mulberry and Worth streets.

Morrisania »

Baby and Young Mom Struck After Out-of-Control Driver Mounts Bronx Sidewalk

Baby suffered only minor injuries after the car jumped the curb and flattened her stroller, cops said.

Midtown »

Advocacy Group Exploring Bike Lanes for Fifth and Sixth Avenues

The bike lanes, if installed, would run through the heart of Manhattan.

Union Square »

Family of Woman Killed by Truck in Union Square Sues City for $30 Million

The city, truck driver and truck manufacturer could have prevented Roxana Buta's death, her mother says.

Upper East Side »

City Officials Propose Redesign for Central Park Drives

The new plan is expected to improve the park's safety between pedestrians and cyclists.

Greenwich Village »

Village Residents Demand Street Safety Upgrades After Deadly Scooter Crash

Locals said they want changes to the streetlight and crosswalk at Sixth Avenue and West Houston Street.

Astoria »

Astoria Pol Demands Emergency Lanes on Queens Boulevard

Peter Vallone wants the DOT to create emergency lanes on Queens Boulevard.

Civic Center »

Cyclists Ride Through City Hall Park After Dismount Signs Removed

The city removed the "Please Dismount" signs after construction near the bike path finished.

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