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Long Island Expressway (Credit: CBS 2)

Man Files Lawsuit Against Nassau County Over Protest Sign Arrest On LIE

In the lawsuit filed on Wednesday, Daniel Martins argues his First Amendment rights were violated when he was arrested in June 2014.

09/03/2015

Jerome Smith rides a motorized unicycle down a Manhattan street. (Credit: CBS2)

Legality Question About Motorized Unicycles Causes Confusion

There are more people, bicycles and cars in New York City than ever before, but one new form of transportation has prompted confusion.

09/01/2015

Racist Vandalism in Flushing

Racist Remark Found Etched In Sidewalk Outside Flushing Apartment Building

A DOT crew buffed out the sidewalk Tuesday morning, completely removing the vandalism.

08/18/2015

Obstructed Road Signs in Roslyn -- Northern State Parkway

CBS2 Demanding Answers: Road Signs Covered By Foliage On Major Roads In Roslyn

On Willis Avenue in Roslyn you can barely make out the exit sign to the Northern State Parkway.

08/07/2015

Penn Station

Parts Of 32nd, 33rd Streets Closed Near Penn Station For Temporary Pedestrian Plaza

City Department of Transportation officials said the move was in an effort to alleviate heavy flows of foot traffic around the transportation hub.

08/07/2015

Officials announce safety improvements to the Elmwood Park, NJ rail crossing on Aug. 3, 2015. (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

New Safety Improvements Unveiled At Dangerous Elmwood Park Rail Crossing

A dangerous rail crossing in Elmwood Park, New Jersey is getting a high-tech safety makeover.

08/03/2015

A recent report found that some city sidewalks may be difficult for disabled New Yorkers to navigate. (Credit: CBS2)

Report: Some City Curbs Miss The Cut For People With Disabilities

A new report says parts of curbs in New York City aren’t up to code for people with disabilities.

07/28/2015

Delta Air Lines plane (file/credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

5 Airlines Being Investigated For Alleged Price Gouging Following Deadly Amtrak Derailment

Eight people were killed and about 200 were injured in the Amtrak crash in Philadelphia.

07/24/2015

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Commuter Alert: Northbound Lane Of Major Deegan Expressway To Close For Construction

The state Department of Transportation said the construction project will tie up the expressway for about two years.

07/16/2015

Freeport Mayor Robert Kennedy & activists protest at site of NYS DOT yard on June 17, 2015 (Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Freeport Mayor, Activists Protest Over State DOT Storage Yard On Village Property

Freeport Village, which owns the land, has gone to court to try and push the state off the property.

06/17/2015

City Councilman  Jimmy Van Bramer and residents protest the elimination of permit parking spots at a municipal garage in Long Island City on June 12, 2015. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Long Island City Residents Angry DOT Eliminated Permit Parking Spaces In Municipal Lot

Long Island City residents are protesting a move by the Department of Transportation that eliminated permit parking spaces in a local municipal lot.

06/12/2015

CBS2's Dave Carlin interviews an area resident above a broad sinkhole on Queens Boulevard. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Pothole Or Sinkhole? Queens Crater Went Unfilled Due To Debate

For weeks, a massive crater on busy Queens Boulevard rattled residents damaged cars – but New York City officials could not decide whether to define it as a pothole as a sinkhole.

06/09/2015

Prospect Park parking sign

Professor: Ticket Trap Near Prospect Park Generating Tens Of Thousand$ For NYC

A parking sign near Prospect Park West and 9th Street is generating tens of thousands of dollars for New York City in parking tickets, according to a Brooklyn Collage professor.

05/12/2015

Potholes continued to plague New York City as late as Saturday, May 1. (Credit: CBS2)

Potholes Still Abundant In New York City; State Allows Drivers To Sue

Potholes continued to plague New York City this first of May, and many have been wondering just why they are still so bad.

05/01/2015

Palisades Parkway Potholes

DOT Deems Route 9 Worst State Road In New Jersey

New Jersey’s Department of Transportation has crowned Route 9 as the worst state road in the Garden State.

04/16/2015

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