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2015 Press Releases

December 31, 2015
NYC DOT Closes Beach Channel Drive Between Beach 108th Street and Rockaway Freeway in Queens

December 23, 2015
NYC DOT Unveils New Pedestrian Safety Improvements at the Intersection of Hunts Point Avenue and Bruckner Boulevard in The Bronx

December 18, 2015
NYC DOT Officially Opens Temporary City Island Bridge In The Bronx

December 10, 2015
NYC DOT and Elected Officials Announce Pedestrian Safety Improvements In Front of Seward Park Co-Op

December 3, 2015
NYC DOT Hunts Point Clean Trucks Program Announces Its 500 Truck Milestone

December 1, 2015
NYC DOT, MTA NYC Transit, Elected Officials, and Transit Advocates Celebrate Launch of Q44 Select Bus Service

November 23, 2015
NYC DOT and DDC Announce Plaza De Las Americas Ribbon Cutting in Washington Heights, and DOT Unveils Onenyc Plaza Equity Program For Technical Assistance and Maintenance For Plazas Citywide

November 20, 2015
NYC DOT Continues Major Resurfacing Project Along the FDR Drive

November 16, 2015
NYC DOT Unveils New Pedestrian Safety Improvements at the Intersection of 7th Avenue and West 4th Street

November 13, 2015
NYC DOT Continues Major Resurfacing Project Along the FDR Drive

November 13, 2015
NYC DOT Resurfacing a Major Stretch of Bronx Roadway

November 13, 2015
NYC DOT Announces Deer Corridor Signage Program

November 10, 2015
NYC DOT to Unveil Design Proposal For Protected Bike Lane on Amsterdam Avenue in Upper West Side

November 6, 2015
NYC DOT Announces Study to Improve Access to Opportunities for Eastern Rockaways Residents

October 30, 2015
NYC DOT Continues Major Resurfacing Project Along the FDR Drive

October 26, 2015
NYC DOT Completes Resurfacing of a Major Stretch Road Along Flatlands Avenue In Brooklyn

October 23, 2015
NYC DOT Continues Major Resurfacing Project along the FDR Drive

October 23, 2015
NYC DOT to Close Brooklyn Bridge Pedestrian and Bicycle Pathway Over Four Weeknights to Facilitate Construction

October 16, 2015
NYC DOT and MTA Announce the Closing of the Northbound Entrance Ramp at First Avenue to the Willis Avenue Bridge at East 125th Street this Weekend

October 9, 2015
NYC DOT Resumes Major Resurfacing Project Work along the FDR Drive

October 7, 2015
NYC DOT Celebrates International Walk to School Day in The World’s Borough Along Queens Boulevard in Woodside

September 29, 2015
NYC DOT, NYCHA and Councilmember Ritchie Torres Announce Newly Repaired Sidewalks at Parkside Houses in the Bronx

September 28, 2015
NYC DOT Announces Full Closure of Northbound Harlem River Drive Ramp to the George Washington Bridge

September 22, 2015
NYC DOT Announces $1.5m in New Federal Funding To Expand Citybench Program

September 22, 2015
NYC DOT and NYC Parks Announce Completion of Over 1000 Miles in the City’s Bicycle Network

September 11, 2015
NYC DOT to Resurface Portions of Main Street in Flushing, Queens from Northern Boulevard to 38th Avenue and from 41st Avenue to Elder Ave

September 9, 2015
NYC DOT Unveils New Traffic and Pedestrian Safety Improvements at Rockaway Parkway Outside the Brooklyn Ascend Lower Charter School

September 8, 2015
As School Year Begins, NYC Dot Announces Full Installation of Speed Camera Program is Complete

September 3, 2015
NYC DOT Launches “Drive Smart” Initiative That Uses Technology Innovations To Help NYC Drivers Save Money, Save Time, And Drive More Safely

August 24, 2015
NYC DOT Unveils New Pedestrian Safety Improvements at the Intersection of Atlantic, Washington, and Underhill Avenues

August 17, 2015
NYC DOT and DDC Announce Belle Harbor FEMA-Funded Street Rehabilitation Project Groundbreaking in the Rockaways

August 6, 2015
NYPD and NYC DOT to Alert the Public about Focus on DWI Enforcement Next Week

August 5, 2015
NYC DOT Unveils Finalized Resurfacing Along 37th Avenue from the BQE to Junction Boulevard

August 5, 2015
NYC DOT Bronx Borough Commissioner and Neighborhood Shopp Announce Completion of Pedestrian Safety Improvements at Intersection of Jackson and Westchester Avenues in the Bronx

August 5, 2015
Citi Bike® Launches Expansion by Opening First Station in Long Island City, Queens

July 31, 2015
Manhattan Bridge Lower Roadway Daily Reversals to End Starting Monday, August 3

July 29, 2015
NYC DOT, NYCHA Announce Significantly Increased Investment for NYCHA Sidewalks and Join Council Member Jumaane Williams at Newly Completed Sidewalks by Glenwood Houses

July 24, 2015
Citi Bike® Program Expansion to Begin in August

July 23, 2015
NYC DOT Announces Summer Streets 2015 Dates and Activities along Park Avenue from the Brooklyn Bridge to Central Park

July 15, 2015
NYC DOT, Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities, Taxi and Limousine Commission, MTA Bus Company, Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez and Other City Officials Celebrate Access to Independence Day

July 14, 2015
NYC DOT Commissioner and City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito Announce Substantial Completion of Pedestrian Safety Improvements on Park Avenue in East Harlem

July 13, 2015
NYC DOT, NYC Transit, and Elected Officials Announce Launch of Select Bus Service on 86th Street

July 4, 2015
NYC DOT to Start Major Resurfacing Project Work Along the FDR Drive

July 2, 2015
NYC DOT Completes Installation of Protected Bike Lanes on Greenpoint Avenue Bridge, Connecting Queens and Brooklyn

June 26, 2015
NYC DOT, Council Member Constantinides, Council Member Van Bramer Unveil Corridor Safety Improvements for 21st Street in Astoria

June 24, 2015
NYC DOT Begins Roll Out of Pre-Payment at Muni-Meters

June 16, 2015
NYC DOT Announces Fourth Annual “We’re Walking Here” NYC School Winners

May 8, 2015
NYC DOT Unveils Second “Your Choices Matter” Television Advertisement This Week As Part of Vision Zero Awareness Campaign

May 6, 2015
NYC DOT Launches New Version of iRideNYC Mobile App Providing Real Time Information About MTA Buses, Subways and Citi Bike

May 4, 2015
NYC DOT Releases Gripping and Compelling “Your Choices Matter” Television Advertisement, Latest Addition to Vision Zero Awareness Campaign

April 27, 2015
NYC DOT Announces Traffic Calming Measures in Conjunction With MTA Bridges and Tunnels Upcoming Opening of the Third Avenue Exit Ramp at the Whitestone Expressway

April 21, 2015
NYCDOT’S ART Program Announces The Selection of Artists to Beautify a Pedestrian Tunnel at 191st Street and Broadway In Washington Heights

April 8, 2015
Reminder: Alternate Side Parking Suspended April 9-11, 2015

March 31, 2015
DOT to Unveil Concept This Evening to Dramatically Redesign Queens Boulevard Corridor, Starting Along 1.3 Miles

March 24, 2015
NYC DOT Unveils Design Concept for Woodhaven/Cross Bay Boulevards Select Bus Service

March 24, 2015
NYC DOT, DEP, Elected Officials and Partners Encourage Safe Driving in and Around Work Zones Citywide as Part of National Work Zone Awareness Week, March 23-27

March 20, 2015
NYC DOT and DDC and Council Member Rodriguez Announce Plaza De Las Americas Groundbreaking in Washington Heights

March 6, 2015
Suspension of Alternate Side Parking for Saturday, March 7, 2015

March 5, 2015
Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Friday, March 6, 2015

March 3, 2015
Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Wednesday, March 4, 2015

March 1, 2015
Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Monday, March 2, 2015

February 26, 2015
Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Friday, Feb. 27, 2015

February 25, 2015
Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015

February 23, 2015
Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015

February 22, 2015
Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Monday, Feb. 23, 2015

February 19, 2015
NYC DOT and NYPD Release Vision Zero Borough Pedestrian Safety Plan for Staten Island

February 19, 2015
Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Friday, Feb. 20, and Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015

February 19, 2015
NYC DOT and NYPD Release Vision Zero Borough Pedestrian Safety Plan for Brooklyn

February 18, 2015
NYC DOT and NYPD Release Vision Zero Borough Pedestrian Safety Plan for the Bronx

February 18, 2015
DOT and NYPD Release Vision Zero Borough Pedestrian Safety Plan for Manhattan

February 17, 2015
NYC DOT and NYPD Release Vision Zero Borough Pedestrian Safety Plan for Queens

February 16, 2015
Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015

February 12, 2015
NYC DOT Announces Exit Closure on Northbound Harlem River Drive for Reconstruction

February 12, 2015
Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Friday Feb. 13, and Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015

February 8, 2015
Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Monday, Feb. 9, 2015

February 3, 2015
Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Wednesday, Feb. 4, Thursday, Feb. 5, Friday, Feb. 6, and Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015

February 2, 2015
Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Tuesday, February 3

February 2, 2015
Suspension of Overweight and Overdimensional Permits Monday Feb. 2 and Tuesday Feb. 3, 2015

February 1, 2015
Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Monday, Feb. 2, 2015

January 28, 2015
Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Thursday Jan. 29, Friday, Jan. 30 and Saturday, Jan. 31

January 27, 2015
NYC DOT Lifts Suspension on Staten Island Ferry Service

January 26, 2015
NYC DOT to Suspend Staten Island Ferry Service Due to Winter Storm Conditions

January 26, 2015
Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Wednesday Jan. 28

January 25, 2015
Suspension of Overweight and Overdimensional Permits Monday Jan. 26 and Tuesday Jan. 27

January 25, 2015
Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Monday Jan. 26 and Tuesday Jan. 27

January 23, 2015
Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Saturday, Jan. 24

January 16, 2015
NYC DOT to Conduct Winter Pavement Maintenance Work Along The FDR Drive

January 9, 2015
Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Friday, January 9



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