CBS2 Demanding Answers: Why Are So Many New York City Streets In Such Poor Condition?CBS2 asked transportation officials on Thursday why a first-class city such as New York has to put up with such third-world streets.
Officials Mull Brooklyn Bridge Pedestrian Promenade Expansion ProjectSome have called it 'Times Square in the sky,' the Brooklyn Bridge draws big crowds -- maybe too big -- and now the city is looking to combat overcrowding.
New Case Of Homeless Hoarding Discovered Above Amtrak Tracks At 125th StreetAnother case of homeless hoarding has been discovered, but this time it's not on a city street, it's on a dangerous ledge above some railroad tracks.
City DOT Commissioner Warns Of Increased Crashes After Time ChangeTrottenberg said in the week after the spring time change, there has been a 30 percent increase in serious crashes from 5 a.m. to 10 a.m. compared to the week prior.
City Officials Promote Traffic Safety On Staten IslandTraffic fatalities citywide are down 12 percent this year, but on Staten Island, they've doubled.
Officials Unveil Pedestrian Safety Improvements Near Barclays CenterNew safety pedestrian improvements are coming to a dangerous intersection near Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
Citi Bike To Soon Expand To Neighborhoods In Queens And BrooklynNinty-one new stations will be installed in early August, followed by an additional 48 stations on the Upper East and Upper West Sides.
Drivers Face First Night Of Closures As Major Resurfacing Project Begins On FDR DriveAccording to Department of Transportation officials, the project will include about half of the entire surface of the FDR from the Battery up to the Robert F. Kennedy Triborough Bridge.
Staten Island Man Quarrels With de Blasio, Says Speed Cameras Are For RevenueA resident quarreled with Mayor Bill de Blasio after an event on Staten Island Thursday, accusing the mayor of mounting speed cameras to bring in revenue.
NYC Officials To Drivers: Give Pothole Repair Crews A BrakeDepartment of Transportation Commissioner Polly Trottenberg said the city has filled nearly 200,000 potholes since December. Last year, crews repaired about 500,000 craters.
City Unveils 'Vision Zero' Pedestrian Safety Plan For QueensPolly Trottenberg, commissioner of the city's Department of Transportation, said efforts will focus on Sunnyside, Jackson Heights, Flushing, Jamaica and Elmhurst.
Advocates Looking For Ways To Make NYC Streets Safer For PedestriansThe advocacy group Families for Safe Streets estimates every 35 hours someone is killed in traffic in New York City.