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Upper West Side »

Upper West Side Sees Largest Jump in Pedestrian Deaths Despite Vision Zero

Six people were killed in the 10025 zip code last year, compared to just one in 2013.

Upper West Side »

Protesters Call for 'Car-Centric' UWS Transportation Leaders to Step Down

The group protested at a Community Board 7 meeting calling for committee leaders to step down.

Jackson Heights »

Get Your Children Into Cycling With 'Kidical Mass' Meetups

The meetups will be held in Queens, Brooklyn and Manhattan. 

Upper West Side »

Crashes at W. 96th St. Intersection Remain Steady Despite Safety Overhaul

Car accidents went up while pedestrian injuries fell in the the six months since it was revamped.

DUMBO »

Advocates Propose Protected Bike Lane on Jay Street

The bike lane would run along Jay Street from the Manhattan Bridge entrance to Fulton Street. 

Gravesend »

Cyclists Would Be Banned From Using Cellphones Under New Legislation

Mark Treyger's proposed law would make New York City the largest in the nation to ban the practice.

Bushwick »

Advocates Want More Safety Improvements at Deadly Ridgewood Intersection

A ban on turns during peak hours did not apply to buses at the time of a man's death on Oct. 30, 2014.

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.