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Upper West Side »

Cabbie Who Killed 9-Year-Old on UWS Charged with Traffic Infraction

The cabdriver who struck Cooper Stock last January could face a maximum of 15 days in jail. 

Washington Heights »

DOT's Plan to Improve Dangerous Uptown Intersection Gets Green Light

The DOT says that 155th Street near Edgecombe Avenue is one of the city's most dangerous intersections.

Upper East Side »

Cabbie Who Killed MMA Star's Mom First to Be Charged Under Vision Zero Law

Under a new law, cabbie MD Hossain could be the first to face jail time after killing a pedestrian.

Fordham »

Fordham Plaza Overhaul Set to Include Cafe and Market

The new plaza is also meant to help reduce traffic-related injuries and deaths. 

Lower East Side »

Slow Zones Coming to Houston Street and the Bowery This Fall

The city will reduce the speed limit to 25 mph on Houston Street and the Bowery starting in November.

Upper West Side »

Amsterdam Avenue Speed Limit Set to Drop to 25 MPH in Slow Zone

The speed limit along 134 blocks of Amsterdam Avenue will be reduced to 25 mph this November. 

Jackson Heights »

Speed Limit on Roosevelt, Metropolitan Avenues to be Lowered to 25 MPH

Two Queens streets have been selected for the latest round of the city's arterial slow zone program.

Concourse »

Jerome Avenue Speed Limit Drops to 25 MPH

The street is the latest slow zone to arrive in The Bronx.

Upper West Side »

Safety Measures Coming to Deadly West End Avenue

The changes are expected to lessen dangerous turns and reduce speeding, the DOT said. 

Washington Heights »

Broadway Slow Zone Begins Monday

Drivers will have to slow to 25 mph on Broadway from Columbus Circle to 220th Street.

Upper West Side »

Traffic Changes Made to Intersection of Fatal UWS Crash, DOT Says

The department changed crossing times at West End Avenue and 95th Street after Jean Chambers' death.

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.

Upper East Side »

Dangerous East 60th Street Intersection Gets Safety Changes

Painted curb extensions and new turn lanes were installed at East 60th Street and Third Avenue.

Woodside »

De Blasio Signs 11 Traffic Safety Bills as Part of 'Vision Zero' Initiative

The signing took place near the Woodside intersection where an 8-year-old was killed in December.

Crown Heights »

Eastern Parkway Becomes Latest 'Slow Zone' with 25 MPH Speed Limit

Enforcement of the new rule will begin July 7, police said.

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