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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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Stamford Train Station Parking Garage Closed Due To Chunks Of Falling Concrete

Expect traffic delays around the Stamford Transportation Center Tuesday morning as a garage with hundreds of parking spaces was suddenly closed Monday.

04/14/2015

The New York City Department of Transportation says 450 "love locks" have been removed from the Brooklyn Bridge. (Credit: NYC DOT)

450 ‘Love Locks’ Removed From Brooklyn Bridge, Thrown Away

The New York City Department of Transportation announced Monday that has been cracking down on the “love locks” that couples attach to the Brooklyn Bridge.

04/07/2015

A design proposal for 60th Street and Queens Boulevard. (credit: DOT)

DOT To Invest $100 Million To Make Queens Boulevard Safer

There are big plans to make Queens Boulevard safer with wider medians, increased pedestrian space and protected bike lanes.

04/01/2015

Brooklyn residents say newly installed LED lights are keeping them awake at night. (Credit: Tracee Carrasco/CBS2)

Blinded By The Light? Brooklyn Residents Say LED Street Lights Are A Nuisance

Brooklyn residents say the city has cast their neighborhood in a harsh new light.

03/20/2015

I-95 in Bridgeport, Conn (credit: Wikimedia Commons)

Electronic Tolling Bill Clears Connecticut Transportation Committee

A bill that could lead to electronic tolls on Connecticut’s highways has cleared its first legislative hurdle.

03/18/2015

Potholes (Credit: CBS 2)

New Jersey DOT Tries To Tackle 300,000 Potholes

Department of Transportation Commissioner Jamie Fox said the harsh winter is to blame for the uptick in potholes.

03/14/2015

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