Paul Steely White
New York City is launching a measure designed to keep pedestrians, bicyclists and motorcyclists from getting trapped under a truck in a collision.
Forty were killed this year, compared with 60 during the same period last year, and those injured by vehicles dropped by 8 percent.
Councilman Brad Lander and other lawmakers say countdown clocks at city bus shelters will make commuting for New Yorkers a little easier.
The report, which focused on neighborhoods on Manhattan’s East Side, found that children are most often struck by drivers near public housing.
Jay Walder is resigning as chairman and chief executive officer of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority effective Oct. 21.
Some shutterbugging on New York City Transit has won two people a free month of rides.
As the weather gets warmer, seasonal bikers are returning to the street in time for spring’s numerous outdoor cycling events.