Press Releases

May 31, 2023

NYC DOT to Launch Shabbos Open Streets on Staten Island

May 26, 2023

Vision Zero: NYC DOT and NYPD Remind New Yorkers to Not Drink and Drive During Holiday Weekend

Mayor Adams, Speaker Adams, Councilmember Williams, Borough President Richards Launch Jamaica Neighborhood Plan, Unveil Vision for Streetscape Improvements

May 25, 2023

NYC DOT Commissioner Ydanis Rodriguez Tours Upper Manhattan Today as Part of the Agency’s Commissioner in Your Borough Series

May 23, 2023

NYC DOT, NYPD, Staten Island FerryHawks, and Bike New York Partner to Donate Bikes to Underserved Communities

May 22, 2023

NYC DOT Launches Series of Themed Self-Guided Bike Route Maps to Encourage Cycling

May 18, 2023

New, First-in-the-Nation Electric Vehicle Charging Report Shows High Usage, Reliability at Plugs Across City

May 17, 2023

Bike Month: NYC DOT Encourages New Yorkers to Go for a Ride on 'Bike-to-Work Day'

Mayor Adams, DOT Commissioner Rodriguez Kick Off Redesign of Gun Hill Road to Speed up Commutes, Improve Safety

May 16, 2023

NYC DOT Announces up to $30 Million to Dramatically Expand Available Resources for Management of Plazas, Open Streets, Other Public Spaces

May 12, 2023

New York City and State Launch New Round of Workshops to Reimagine the Cross Bronx Expressway

Mayor Adams to Honor 140th Anniversary of Brooklyn Bridge with Revitalized Public Space in Chinatown Under Bridge

May 10, 2023

Livable Streets for Queens: NYC DOT Brings Street Seats to Jamaica Avenue and Begins Bike Lane Hardening on Queens Boulevard

May 9, 2023

NYC DOT Announces Astor Place "Alamo" Cube Will be Restored – and Will Spin Again This Summer

May 5, 2023

Traffic Advisory: DOT Encourages Alternate Travel Modes During Street Closures for Return of TD Five Boro Bike Tour This Sunday

May 3, 2023

NYC DOT Launches Platform for New Yorkers to Report Areas Where Double-Parking and Blocked Bike and Bus Lanes Commonly Occur Due to Vehicle Loading and Unloading

May 1, 2023

NYC DOT and New York Power Authority to Create up to 13 Public Electric Vehicle Fast-Charging Hubs at Municipal Parking Facilities Across New York City

April 28, 2023

DOT Launches Inaugural Ride of the Dorothy Day Staten Island Ferry

April 24, 2023

NYC DOT Taking New Steps to Expand Bike Infrastructure and Encourage Safe Operation of E-bikes as Overall Bike Ridership Reaches All-time High

April 22, 2023

Earth Week: NYC DOT Announces 2023 Open Streets Program, With an Initial Batch of Nearly 160 Locations, Permanent Redesigns

April 18, 2023

Work Zone Awareness Week: NYC DOT Highlights Citywide Concrete Crews Installing Vision Zero Safety Projects and Reminds Drivers to Slow Down in Work Zones on City Streets and Highways

April 13, 2023

Virtual Public Workshops Begin Next Week to Develop Plan for 7-Mile Harlem River Greenway in the Bronx

April 12, 2023

NYC DOT to Test New Technology to Improve Street Safety by Better Measuring and Analyzing Transportation Uses on NYC Streets

April 10, 2023

NYC Partners With Rock Legend Chubby Checker on Traffic Safety PSA

April 6, 2023

NYC DOT to Launch Local Delivery Hub Pilot to Reduce Negative Environmental and Safety Effects of Truck Deliveries

April 3, 2023

NYC DOT to Kick off Open Streets Season With Largest-Ever Celebration of Open Streets: Car-Free Earth Day

March 29, 2023

DOT Launches Next Phase of On-Street Carshare Program That Will Double the Number of Available Parking Spaces

March 24, 2023

ICYMI: NYC DOT Wraps up Week of Major Safety and Infrastructure Announcements

New York City and State Kicking off Public Meetings to Reimagine the Cross Bronx Expressway and Reconnect Communities Throughout Bronx Corridor

March 22, 2023

Mayor Adams Announces Plan to Expand Harlem River Greenway to the Bronx

March 21, 2023

NYC DOT Announces Major Step in Crafting Vision to Reconnect Communities Along the BQE Corridor

City Announces Major Water Supply Improvements and New 'Super Sidewalks' Completed Along Ninth Avenue in Midtown

March 20, 2023

Mayor Adams Announces Plan to Combat Lithium-Ion Battery Fires, Promote Safe Electric Micromobility Usage

March 16, 2023

NYC DOT Announces Search for Artists to Beautify 191st Street Tunnel

March 12, 2023

Mayor Adams, DOT Commissioner Rodriguez Kick off new Phase of "Broadway Vision" Plan to Create new Public Spaces, Enhance Street Safety From Madison Square to Herald Square

March 7, 2023

Prospect Park Alliance, NYC DOT + NYC Parks Release Park Drive Safety Study

February 28, 2023

NYC DOT Unveils Refined Design Concepts for BQE Central as Corridor-Wide Process Moves Forward

February 27, 2023

Suspension Of Alternate Side Parking Regulations

Open Streets: DOT to Make Permanent Upgrades to Quisqueya Plaza

February 14, 2023

Vision Zero: DOT Releases Update to Borough Pedestrian Safety Action Plans, With Targeted Analysis of Priority Corridors and Intersections

February 13, 2023

"Staten Island Day": Commissioner Rodriguez Meets With Local Leaders During All-Day Visit to Staten Island

February 7, 2023

NYC DOT Begins Major Expansion of On-Street Carshare After Successful Pilot

February 2, 2023

NYC DOT Announces the Relaunch of the ‘We’re Walking Here’ NYC Competition – In Conjunction with Hip-Hop 50

January 30, 2023

NYC DOT, Mayor’s Office of International Affairs and Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs Unveil First Restored Medallions Along Avenue of the Americas

January 27, 2023

St. John’s Athletics and NYC DOT Partner to Promote Vision Zero Campaign During the 2022-23 Season

January 24, 2023

Reimagining Our Streets: Commissioners Rodriguez and Cumbo Invite Cultural Organizations and Community Groups to Become Open Streets Community Partners in 2023

January 23, 2023

NYC DOT and MTA Announce Major Improvements for Pedestrians and Bus Riders Completed at Pelham Bay Park Station in The Bronx

January 21, 2023

Open Streets: NYC DOT to Cut Ribbon on Underhill Plaza in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn

January 6, 2023

Vision Zero: NYC Traffic Fatalities Dropped in 2022 For First Time in Three Years, Pedestrian Deaths Near Record Lows


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