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Park Slope »

Children's Deaths Prompt Residents to Brainstorm Traffic Safety Solutions

The deaths of Sammy Cohen Eckstein, Lucian Merryweather and Allison Liao have left many wanting changes.

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.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Car Crashes More Deadly Than Gun Violence in NYC, Advocates Say

A study released by Transportation Alternatives calls for the city to put more attention on preventing crashes.

Harlem »

Harlem Kids Get Speed Sign Installed Near School

Nearly half of the drivers passing P.S. 175 were found to be speeding as school let out, the DOT said.

Manhattan »

Skeletons to Scare Drivers into Slowing Down

Images of skeletons will feature on speed boards warning drivers that they're going too fast.

Manhattan »

Parks Dept. Settles Confusion Over Central Park Cycling Speed Limit

The Parks Department is removing Central Park's outdated "15 mph" signs from 20 years ago.

Manhattan »

Jaywalkers and Cab Drivers Vindicated in Surprising Pedestrian Study

Only 20 percent of the pedestrians killed or seriously injured during 2009 were jaywalkers, according to a new study.

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