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Prospect Heights »

Traffic Safety Features Installed at Three-Way Atlantic Avenue Intersection

New islands and turn restrictions are in place at Washington and Underhill avenues in Prospect Heights.

Washington Heights »

Driver Charged With Manslaughter in Fatal Washington Heights Crash

Tiffany Allen, 25, allegedly led police on a high-speed chase before crashing and killing her passenger.

Woodside »

Woodside Car Dealers Create Hazard by Parking on Sidewalks, Official Says

Councilman Van Bramer said he's received a number of complaints about dealerships on Northern Boulevard.

South Jamaica »

South Jamaica Precinct to Put Brakes on Speeding Drivers

The initiative will focus on Merrick, Guy Brewer, Linden and Rockaway boulevards, police said.  

Park Slope »

Youth Artists to Paint Vision Zero Mural Outside of Park Slope Storefront

Groundswell will paint a Vision Zero themed mural on the side of Miti Miti Taperia at 138 Fifth Ave.

Upper West Side »

Crashes Down at Deadly UWS Intersections After Redesign, Data Show

Crashes at two deadly intersections have gone down after added enforcement and infrastructure redesigns.

Boerum Hill »

BP Urges City to 'Fast Track' Safety Changes Following Fatal Brooklyn Crash

Eric Adams biked to the site of the fatal crash at Atlantic, Flatbush and Fourth avenues on Tuesday.

Washington Heights »

MAP: Washington Heights' Most Dangerous Intersections

West 181st and Amsterdam Avenue has the most collisions of any intersection in Washington Heights.

Midtown »

NY Senate Passes Bill Protecting Bus Drivers Who Fatally Strike Pedestrians

The bill was passed in the State Senate yesterday and is now heading to the State Assembly.

Crown Heights »

93-Year-Old Fatally Struck by Truck and Car in Crown Heights, NYPD Says

The man was hit by a tractor-trailer truck and a car, but neither vehicle stopped to help, police said.

Park Slope »

12-Year-Old Boy Killed by Car to Get Permanent Memorial Near Prospect Park

A homemade memorial for Sammy Cohen Eckstein will be replaced with a bench and plaque, his mom said.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

DOT Unveils Plan to Protect Pedestrians at Busy Parkside and Ocean Avenues

The city hopes to reduce crashes at the busy Prospect-Lefferts Gardens intersection.

Forest Hills »

Forest Hills Precinct to Crack Down on Speeding Drivers

Drivers can expect increased enforcement in the area.

Upper West Side »

UWS Sixth-Graders Demand More Vision Zero Action from Community Board

The group of students aimed to put pressure on the board through their public protest.

Bed-Stuy »

'Friday Night Lights' Event To Raise Awareness of Safety on Atlantic Avenue

Groups calling for street improvements will help pedestrians cross the roadway using lights.