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Dozens of Streets Closed in Manhattan for Thanksgiving Parade

Dozens of streets across the city will be closed to traffic on Wednesday and Thursday.

Upper West Side »

Local Group Wants to Block Traffic Entrance to West End Ave.

The group WEPS wants to block southbound access to West End Avenue to curb illegal use by trucks. 

Kew Gardens »

Borough Hall Garage Shuttered After Months of Safety Warnings

The garage was shuttered Wednesday, but warnings had come as early as September 2013.

Hudson Square »

Small Parks With Chaise Lounges Open Near Holland Tunnel Entrance

The Freeman Plaza parks are surrounded by four lanes of honking traffic entering the Holland Tunnel.

Midtown »

Lincoln Tunnel Crash Injures 7 and Snarls Morning Commute, Officials Say

A crash involving two cars and a Jitney bus shut down a Manhattan-bound tube of the tunnel.

Prospect Park South »

What Happened in New York This Week: 9 Stories You Need to Read

A controversy over a local Redskins team and the death of a homeless man's dog made news in New York.

Washington Heights »

Pedestrians Plead for Traffic Fixes at Riverside Drive Intersection

The intersection of Riverside Drive and 157th Street has seen five accidents since July 2012.

Upper West Side »

2 More Pedestrian Islands Coming to Deadly West End Avenue, DOT Says

The plan is part of an effort to redesign West End Avenue in light of two recent fatalities there. 

Inwood »

Seaman Avenue to Close for Nighttime Road Work

Residents are concerned about how the closure will affect parking.

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.

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.

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.

Sugar Hill »

DOT Presents New Plan to Calm Dangerous 155th Street Intersection

The plan for 155th Street, Edgecombe Avenue and St. Nicholas Place has been in the works for years.

Bed-Stuy »

Fake Traffic Jam for HBO's 'Girls' Slows Real Traffic on Bedford Avenue

The shoot closed off Monroe Street between Franklin and Bedford avenues, causing congestion.

Upper West Side »

Crosswalk Among Changes Unveiled at Deadly 96th Street Intersection

The DOT made $300,000 worth in infrastructure changes to the intersection to make it safer.

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