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Officials unveil new safety pedestrian improvements near Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Aug. 24, 2015. (credit: NYC DOT/Twitter)

Officials Unveil Pedestrian Safety Improvements Near Barclays Center

New safety pedestrian improvements are coming to a dangerous intersection near Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

08/24/2015

A surveillance image shows a motorist striking a pedestrian in Astoria, Queens, in May 2014. (credit: CBS2/NYPD)

City Unveils ‘Vision Zero’ Pedestrian Safety Plan For Queens

Polly Trottenberg, commissioner of the city’s Department of Transportation, said efforts will focus on Sunnyside, Jackson Heights, Flushing, Jamaica and Elmhurst.

02/17/2015

Redesigned intersection at 96th Street and Broadway as part of Vision Zero initiative, May 13, 2014. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Dangerous Upper West Side Intersection Reconfigured Under ‘Vision Zero’ Initiative

The New York City Department of Transportation on Tuesday unveiled a new northbound median-to-median crosswalk at 96th Street and Broadway as part of an effort to reduce traffic fatalities.

05/13/2014

Prospect Park bike lane

Landmark Lawsuit Alleges NYC Worked With ‘Radical’ Bike Lane Lobbyists

Irate Brooklyn residents have filed a first of its kind lawsuit demanding that a controversial bike lane be removed immediately.

03/07/2011