The bill was passed in the State Senate yesterday and is now heading to the State Assembly.
The man was hit by a tractor-trailer truck and a car, but neither vehicle stopped to help, police said.
A homemade memorial for Sammy Cohen Eckstein will be replaced with a bench and plaque, his mom said.
The city hopes to reduce crashes at the busy Prospect-Lefferts Gardens intersection.
Drivers can expect increased enforcement in the area.
The group of students aimed to put pressure on the board through their public protest.
Groups calling for street improvements will help pedestrians cross the roadway using lights.
The suit claims a B46 bus driver was negligent in dropping off the boy at an undesignated stop.
The DOT wants to reduce each avenue from four to two lanes of traffic and add bike lanes.
Clara Heyworth was killed by a driver while crossing the street to meet her husband.
The Bennett Avenue entrance to the 190th Street A train station received new safety measures.
Brooklyn Community Board 8 asked the Department of Transportation to beef up their plan.
A 24-year-old was indicted on Tuesday for hitting and killing a pedestrian in the Lower East Side.
The victim was struck by the bus while crossing Broadway at 204th Street, officials said.
The improvements are the first phase of redesign plans for the roadway, nicknamed "Boulevard of Death."
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