34th Street Partnership

FILE -- A man buys his lunch at a street food vendor cart in New York. (credit: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images)

Business Group Calls For Crackdown On 34th Street Food Carts

The 34th Street Parternship wants a ban on food carts along 34th, including on Sundays, when vending rules now don’t apply.

11/17/2014

A BoltBus in Midtown Manhattan (credit: Jim Smith / WCBS 880)

Business Owners Speak Out At Hearing On Pickups For Inter-City Buses

Inter-city buses such as Bolt Bus have been a hit with passengers. But the growing popularity means crowded sidewalks and clogged traffic as buses pick up and drop off.

06/10/2013

Crowds Of Shoppers Outside Macy's Herald Square (credit: CBS 2)

Group: ‘Super Saturday’ Shopping In Herald Square Up Compared To Last Year

This year, the 34th Street Partnership counted 21,966 shopping bags. The group counted 17,290 bags last year, marking a 27 percent increase this year.

12/23/2012

Shopping Along Fifth Avenue (file/credit: Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

Last Minute Shoppers Jump On Super Saturday Discounts

Close to 22,000 shopping bags were counted coming out of stores on 34th Street, Sixth Ave, Seventh Ave, and Broadway on Saturday, according to counters from the 34th Street Partnership.

12/22/2012

Black Friday Shopper - New York, NY - Nov 25, 2011 (credit: Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

Evening Numbers Dash Hopes: Black Friday Not As Good As Last Year

They skipped Thanksgiving dinner, they braved the elements and they waited in line for hours all for a piece of the Black Friday action.

11/25/2011

A BoltBus is seen on West 34th Street - New York, NY (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass for WCBS 880)

Group: Inter-City Discount Buses Clogging Midtown Streets And Sidewalks

Business owners are complaining that a stream of buses are crowding Midtown streets scaring away customers and creating a dangerous scenario for pedestrians.

07/11/2011