Press Releases

Press Release #07-90

Grand Army Plaza Gets Safety Upgrade

Pedestrian Islands and crosswalks, a Protected Bike Path and Plantings to be added

New York City Transportation Commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan today announced that construction has begun at Grand Army Plaza on three large, landscaped pedestrian islands, five crosswalks and a protected bike path which will provide new safe connections for both pedestrians and cyclists.

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