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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.

Rego Park »

New Residential Tower Planned for Former Strip Club Site in Rego Park

The new building planned for Queens Boulevard would be 15 stories.

Forest Hills »

Residents to March Along Queens Boulevard to Protest 'Dangerous Conditions'

This Saturday, locals will stroll from Elmhurst to Forest Hills.

Yorkville »

City Unveils Plan for Pedestrian Safety Improvements on UES

The plan would shorten crosswalks and add pedestrian islands on First and York avenues. 

Upper West Side »

Controversial Amsterdam Ave. Bike Lane Decision Delayed

Testimony from the public at a CB7 meeting was so lengthy, the board decided to delay its vote. 

East Harlem »

East Harlem Businesses Celebrate Protected Bike Lanes With a Ride

Transportation Alternatives is hosting a ride Saturday to celebrate protected bike lanes in East Harlem.

Long Island City »

Transit Advocates Pushing for Safety Improvements for Busy Astoria Street

Volunteers with Transporation Alternatives are campaigning for traffic calming measures for 21st Street.

Forest Hills »

Forest Hills Commuters Hop on Bikes to Speed Up Trip to the Train

A growing number of locals are using a bicycle as part of their commute.

St. George »

Advocates Publish Map of Bicycle and Pedestrian Access Around NY Harbor

Harbor Ring published the map of their route, and increased a push for a bike path on the VZ bridge.

Forest Hills »

Activists Push for More Safety Measures on Queens Blvd. After Fatal Crash

Advocates will be asking Forest Hills residents and business owners for their support.

Maspeth »

Activists Push for Safety Improvements After Maspeth Crash

The accident on one of the busiest streets in Queens shows the need for safer streets, the group said.

Tompkinsville »

Third Annual 'Tour de Staten Island' Bike Ride Planned

The Oct. 9 ride will take cyclists on a 22-mile route around Staten Island. 

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