Major Transportation Projects

Local Law 90 of 2009 established a community notification process for “major transportation projects,” or projects that include the major alteration of roadways, including the addition or removal of vehicular lanes, for a considerable distance. Below is a list of locations and information on major transportation projects implemented since 2010.

2014

Location Borough

Kent Avenue South Improvements Download a slideshow about the project (pdf) (presented to Brooklyn Community Board 1 in December 2013)

Brooklyn

2013

Location Borough

East 222nd Street Bicycle Lanes Download a slideshow about the project (pdf)

Queens

Bronxwood Avenue Traffic Calming Download a slideshow about the project (pdf)

The Bronx

Pennsylvania Avenue Traffic Calming Download a slideshow about the project (pdf) (September 2012)

Brooklyn

Lefferts Boulevard Safety Improvements Download a slideshow about the project (pdf) (October 2012)

Brooklyn

Grand Concourse-Mosholu Parkway Pedestrian Safety Improvements Download a slideshow about the project (pdf) (May 2012)

The Bronx

Columbus Avenue Parking-Protected Bicycle Path Download a slideshow about the project (pdf) Download a preliminary assessment of the project (pdf) (October 2011) Download the post-implementation presentation (pdf) (November 2012)

Manhattan

Marcus Garvey Park Safety Improvements Download a slideshow about the project (pdf)

Manhattan

Second Avenue Parking Protected Bicycle Path Upgrade Download a slideshow about the project (pdf)

Manhattan

2012

Location Borough

Broadway Boulevard Download details on Broadway Boulevard around Times Square to Herald Square (May 2008) Download the slideshow on Broadway at Madison Square (May 2008) Download a slideshow about the project (pdf)

Manhattan

Jewel Avenue Traffic Calming Learn more (pdf)

Queens

Louis Niñé and Intervale Safety Improvements Download a slideshow about the project (pdf) (presented to community board 3 in June 2012) Download a report on the completed project (pdf) (October 2013)

The Bronx

Little Clove Road Safety Improvements Download a slideshow about the project (pdf)

Staten Island

233rd Street Safety Improvements Download a slideshow about the project (pdf)

The Bronx

Classon Avenue Traffic Calming Download a slideshow about the project (pdf) (presented to Community Board 3 in October 2011) Download a report on the completed project (pdf) (January 2014)

Brooklyn

Bartow Avenue & Baychester Avenue Download a slideshow about the project (pdf)

The Bronx

Second Avenues Bicycle Route, 100th to 125th Streets Download a slideshow about the project (pdf) (December 2011) Download a report on the completed project (October 2014)

Manhattan

First Avenue Bike Lanes, 60th to 72nd Download a slideshow about the project (pdf) (presented to Manhattan Community Board 11 in September 2011) Download a report on the complete project (pdf) (October 2013)

Fourth Avenue Corridor Improvements Visit the project site and learn more Download a report on the complete project (pdf) (November 2014)

Brooklyn

2011

Location Borough

Eighth and Ninth Avenues Complete Street Extension Download a slideshow about the project (pdf)

Manhattan

First and Second Avenues from 34th to 57th Streets Download a slideshow about the project (pdf) (June 2011)

Manhattan

Washington Avenue Safety Improvements Download a slideshow about the project (pdf) (presented to Brooklyn Community Board 2 in February 2011) Download a slideshow about the project (pdf) (presented to Brooklyn Community Board 8 in April 2011)

Brooklyn

Macombs Road Traffic Calming Download a slideshow about the project (pdf)

The Bronx

44th Drive Traffic Calming Download a slideshow about the project (pdf)

Queens

2010

Location Borough

First and Second Avenues Select Bus Service Learn more about the project

Manhattan

Livingston Street Bus Lanes Download a slideshow about the project (pdf) (April 2010)

Brooklyn

Rockaway Boulevard Traffic Calming Download a slideshow about the project (pdf)

Queens

Borough Park Senior Pedestrian Focus Area Download a slideshow about the project (pdf)

Brooklyn

Flushing Avenue Brooklyn Waterfront Greenway Improvements Download a slideshow about the project (pdf) (presented to Brooklyn Community Board 2 in March 2010) Download a slideshow about the project (pdf) (May 2010)

Brooklyn

Cross Bay Boulevard, Broad Channel Download a slideshow about the project (pdf)

Queens

Randall/Leggett/Tiffany Avenues Improvement Download a slideshow about the project (pdf) (presented to Bronx Community Board 2 in June 2010)

The Bronx

Laconia Avenue Traffic Calming Download a slideshow about the project (pdf) (May 2010)

The Bronx

Van Cortlandt Park East Traffic Calming Download a slideshow about the project (pdf) (June 2010)

The Bronx

Columbia Street Traffic Calming & Bicycle Lanes Download a slideshow on the original project (pdf) (presented to Brooklyn Community Board 6 in June 2009) Download a slideshow on the extension (pdf) (presented to Brooklyn Community Board 6 in May 2010)

Brooklyn

Crotona Avenue Improvements Download a slideshow about the project (pdf) (presented to Bronx Community Board 3 in April 2010)

The Bronx

Broadway and Union Square Improvements Download a slideshow about the project (pdf) (June 2010) Download a fact sheet on the project (pdf) (April 2010) Download an update on the completed project (pdf) (August 2011)

Manhattan

Prospect Park West Bicycle Path and Traffic Calming Download a slideshow about the project (pdf) (March 2009) Download a slideshow about the project (pdf) (March 2010) Learn about the results of the project

Brooklyn