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December 2, 2016

Vision Zero: NYC DOT Unveils New Pedestrian Plaza at Myrtle-Wyckoff, Transforming the Hub of Ridgewood and Bushwick

New plaza along Wyckoff Avenue will serve as a neighborhood gathering place outside busy L and M station and near vital commercial corridors

November 21, 2016

NYC DOT, DDC, and Queens Borough President Katz Celebrate Groundbreaking of New Queens Borough Hall Municipal Parking Lot

The 122,360 square foot lot will bring 302 additional parking spaces to Queens Borough Hall

October 19, 2016

NYC DOT Announces Updated Transportation Safety Improvement Project for 111th Street in Corona, Queens

The updated proposal includes a two-way parking protected bike lane, signal timing enhancements, median tip extensions, and shortening crossing distances for pedestrians

October 19, 2016

NYC DOT & Motivate Celebrate #womenwhobike & Inaugurate Protected Bike Lane on 6th Avenue

Women leaders from across the city ride encourage women to bicycle
First built and then removed in 1980, “new” protected bike lane along 6th Avenue marks return of safer cycling from Greenwich Village to Midtown

October 17, 2016

NYC DOT Announces Safety Improvements and Partners with Senator Squadron and Hester Street Collaborative to Unveil New Artwork on South Street in Lower Manhattan

Safety improvements include a six-foot concrete safety median separating and protecting pedestrians and bicycles from vehicular traffic
One hundred and twenty-four colorful abstract sculptures will help beautify the new safety medians


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