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Astoria »

Peter Vallone wants the DOT to create emergency lanes on Queens Boulevard.

Astoria »

City Councilman Peter Vallone and his brothers saw two girls in trouble on the Jersey Shore.

Upper West Side »

Community Board 7 approved safety fixes at Collegiate, Booker T. Washington and Ascension schools.

Greenpoint »

Pool-goers and local politicians are calling for beefed-up security at McCarren Pool.

Upper West Side »

The city DOT wants to widen more than a dozen sidewalks to protect students near three local schools.

Columbus Circle »

Residents say skateboarders in Columbus Circle are terrorizing families and tourists.

Harlem »

The two sides agreed to further discussions about the picture identification plan.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

The City Council has introduced legislation that would force all elevator mechanics to be licensed.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

The Parks Department said it's cutting down dozens of trees from area parks to improve safety. 

East Village & Lower East Side »

The two-year DOT study named downtown spots with the worst traffic and most frequent accidents. 

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Visually impaired pedestrians say the city's new plazas and bike lanes are a nightmare to navigate.

Midtown & Theater District »

Police Commissioner Ray Kelly warned of the dangers of firing guns in the air to ring in the New Year.

Manhattan »

City Council is proposing new fines for illegal hotel repeat vioations that could soar up to $25,000.

Downtown »

Occupy Wall Street set up a safe tent for women in the wake of sexual assault allegations in Zuccotti Park complaints about women feeling unsafe.

Downtown »

Mayor Michael Bloomberg said he is deeply concerned about crime in Zuccotti Park, as well as reports that protesters are failing to report crimes to police.