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Upper West Side »

City's Street Safety Improvements on UWS Don't Go Far Enough, Advocates Say

From additional speed humps to slow zones, advocates want more to be done to protect pedestrians.

Lower East Side »

Slow Zones Coming to Houston Street and the Bowery This Fall

The city will reduce the speed limit to 25 mph on Houston Street and the Bowery starting in November.

Concourse »

Jerome Avenue Speed Limit Drops to 25 MPH

The street is the latest slow zone to arrive in The Bronx.

Greenwich Village »

DOT Rejects Plea From Parents to Expand West Village Slow Zone

The DOT will not immediately expand a slow zone to Sixth Avenue, despite requests from the community.

Woodside »

De Blasio Signs 11 Traffic Safety Bills as Part of 'Vision Zero' Initiative

The signing took place near the Woodside intersection where an 8-year-old was killed in December.

Crown Heights »

Eastern Parkway Becomes Latest 'Slow Zone' with 25 MPH Speed Limit

Enforcement of the new rule will begin July 7, police said.

Gowanus »

Man Killed in Gowanus Hit-And-Run

Felipe Castro, 27, of Sunset Park was working at an auto shop when he was hit and killed, police said.

Long Island City »

City to Launch 'Arterial Slow Zones' on Northern and Queens Boulevards

The initiative will knock down the speed limit from 30 to 25 mph on Northern Blvd.

Fort Greene »

Locals Plan to Post 20 MPH Signs to Slow Traffic in Fort Greene

Fort Greene was not accepted for a "Slow Zone" so neighbors are taking matters into their own hands.

Sunnyside »

Sunnyside, Woodside to Get Traffic Slow Zones in 2015

The selected areas will see their speed limits lowered to 20 miles per hour, according to the DOT.

High Bridge »

At Middle Schoolers' Urging, Mount Eden Gets a 'Slow Zone'

A group of Bronx students successfully campaigned for safer streets in their neighborhood.

New York City »

City Greenlights 13 Slow Zones to Make Streets Safer

Corona is City's latest Slow Zone; 13 other locations also announced. 

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