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Concourse »

Join Thousands of Cyclists for the Tour de Bronx Bike Ride

The event will take place on Sunday, Oct. 26 starting at the Bronx County Building.

Corona »

Help Beautify Busy Street Near Flushing Meadows Park

The busy Corona corridor connects many to Flushing Meadows-Corona Park. 

Bedford Park »

City Raises $9M in School Speed Camera Revenue Since January

The city's 23 cameras have recorded 183,000 violations since January, officials said.

Sunnyside »

Sunnyside Is Named Queens' First 'Bike Friendly' Business District

Transportation Alternatives found Sunnyside Queens is the most friendly place in the borough for bikers.

Little Neck »

Advocates Call for Expansion of Former Road Into Bike Path to Long Island

Greenway advocates will gather at the Long Island Motor Parkway this Sunday.

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.

Maspeth »

6 Places to Buy and Fix a Bike in Queens

From century-old Bellitte Bikes to 75-year-old Bill's Cyclery, we've collected Queens' best bike shops.

Corona »

Tour de Queens Opens Registration for 20-Mile Bike Ride

The annual Tour De Queens starts and finishes in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park.

Upper East Side »

Another Pedestrian Struck at Construction-Heavy UES Intersection

A man was hit only days after a woman was fatally struck at East 93rd Street and Second Avenue.

Williamsburg »

Two-Way Bike Lane To Be Extended on Kent Avenue to Slow Traffic

The two-way bike lane being extended on Kent Ave. this month will narrow the street and deter speeding.

Sunnyside »

Queens Blvd. 'Slow Zone' Won't Actually Have Lower Speed Limit

The DOT said the roadway's speed limit will remain at 30 miles per hour, according to a spokesman.

Forest Hills »

Advocates Ask Community Boards to Back Queens Boulevard Safety Study

Transportation Alternatives is asking the CBs to back the study and safety enhancements on the road.

Travis »

Fourth Annual 'Tour de Staten Island' Will Ride Through Closed Landfill

The fourth annual ride will feature a five-mile route through the usually closed Freshkills Park.

Civic Center »

Victims' Families and Advocates Form Group to Combat Traffic Deaths

In the wake of a morning traffic death, relatives of those killed in citywide accidents held a rally.

Upper West Side »

Upper West Siders' Shock Turns to Rage at Vigil for Pedestrian Deaths

Residents and elected officials gathered to mourn Cooper Stock and Alex Shear.