De Blasio: No Decision Made On Times Square Pedestrian PlazasThe mayor promised that the task force will examine the safety ramifications and crowed, "I think what we've done with Vision Zero is beyond what any previous administration has done."
Report: Pedestrian Street Plazas, More Bike Parking Coming To WilliamsburgPedestrian plazas and expanded bike parking are coming to Williamsburg, Brooklyn, according to a published report.
City-Sponsored Study Touts Benefits Of Pedestrian Plazas, Bike LanesA newly-released study has indicated that pedestrian plazas and protected bike lanes in New York City have been good news for local business, and for public safety.
New York City Says Park Smoking Ban Is Working"Smoking in parks is now down two-thirds and we now have less litter at our beaches and playgrounds," Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley told.
Potential Pedestrian Plaza In Midwood Being Met With ResistanceAt Dorman Square in Midwood, Brooklyn, the Department of Transportation wants to shut down a one-block stretch of Elm Avenue and a create a pedestrian plaza, like the one in Clinton Hill, where the DOT kicked out cars and installed cafe tables and chairs.