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Upper West Side »

MAP: 52 Pedestrians Hit by Cars on West End Ave. in Past 2 Years

The city is preparing to unveil new safety plans Thursday for the residential corridor.

Long Island City »

DOT to Add Speed Bumps, Convert Part of 5th Street to One-Way

The change comes after calls from local leaders for traffic improvements on the Hunters Point street.

Civic Center »

NYPD Launches Latest Crackdown on Bad Drivers

The last two traffic blitzes ended with more than 10,000 tickets being issued.

Civic Center »

More Than 4,800 Drivers Caught Speeding in Two-Day NYPD Crackdown

More drivers were ticketed in Brooklyn during the 48-hour crackdown than any other borough, police said.

Civic Center »

NYPD Begins Two-Day Crackdown on Speeding

As part of the Vision Zero campaign, police are also targeting drivers using cellphones.

Upper West Side »

More UWS Police Trained to Use Radar Guns to Catch Speeding Drivers

The 20th Precinct has trained two more officers to use radar guns.

Maspeth »

Police Say Mayor's Drivers Sometimes Break Traffic Laws to Maintain Safety

CBS 2 reported that de Blasio's caravan had several traffic violations after a press conference Thursday.

Upper West Side »

UWS Precinct Wants to Train More Police to Use Radar Guns

The 24th Precinct plans train four additional officers to use the guns to catch speeding drivers. 

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.

Bed-Stuy »

Bed-Stuy and Clinton Hill Slow Zone Approved for 2014

The slow zone will lower the speed limit from 30 mph to 20 mph.

East Harlem »

Driver Arrested After Speeding Around Manhattan in Record Time, Cops Say

Christopher Adam Tang was arrested after speeding around Manhattan in 24 minutes, cops said.

Long Island City »

Dutch Kills Residents Call for Stops Signs, Lights to Curb Speeding Cars

The neighborhood has a growing pedestrian population, as more residential buildings and hotels move in.

Clinton Hill »

Skeleton on Park Avenue Warns Drivers to Slow Down

The skeleton only appears when drivers exceed the 30 mph speed limit.

East New York »

Foul-Mouthed Traffic Cop Busted After Ducking No-Parking Ticket, DA Says

Oluwatoyin Laoye, a NYPD traffic agent, tried to speed off when he got a ticket, prosecutors said.

Hudson Heights »

97 Percent of Drivers Speed Near Hudson Heights School, DOT Found

Statistics from the Department of Transportation shows that 97 percent of drivers sped near P.S. 187.