Speed Limit

Number Of Speeding Tickets Issued Increases Thousands Following Speed Limit ChangeThe speed limit has decreased in New York City from 30 to 25, but the number of speeding tickets has increased thousands.
City Unveils Plan To Lower Speed Limit For Bicyclists In Central ParkCity Councilman Mark Levine said the city has the authority to change park speed limits without state approval.
NYC's New 25 MPH Speed Limit Goes Into Effect On Most City StreetsCrews were out Friday putting up new signs to replace those showing higher speed limits.
New 25 MPH NYC Speed Limit Takes Effect FridayThe new default speed limit, which goes into effect Friday, will apply to all streets where no other limit is posted.
Mayor De Blasio Signs Measure Reducing City Speed Limit From 30 MPH To 25The City Council passed the measure earlier this month as part of the mayor's "Vision Zero" plan to reduce traffic deaths.
City, TLC Launch '25 Days to 25 MPH' Public Awareness CampaignWorkers with the Department of Transportation were handing out flyers Wednesday to drivers on Vanderbilt Avenue in Brooklyn, warning motorists of the impending speed limit reduction.
Gov. Cuomo Signs Bill Lowering NYC Speed Limit To 25 MPHA city website said about 4,000 New Yorkers are seriously injured and more than 250 are killed each year in car accidents.
State Lawmakers Give OK To 25 MPH Speed Limit For New York CityThe state Assembly approved the city's request late Thursday and the Senate followed suit early Friday morning as the Legislature worked to adjourn their six-month session.
City Council's Speed Limit Bill May Be Stopped In Its TracksState Sen. Dean Skelos said the City Council's measure to lower the speed limit to 25 mph might not come to the Senate floor for a vote.
City Council Asks For Power To Lower Speed LimitsThe New York City Council is asking the state Legislature for authority to lower the speed limit to 25 mph across the city.
Advocates Rally To Support Lowering Speed Limit In NYC With just nine days left in New York's legislative session, a rally is being held to drum up support in Albany for lowering New York City's speed limit.
City Unveils Dozens Of New Slow Zones To Cut Down On Traffic FatalitiesTraffic lights will be re-timed and enforcement will stepped up in the new slow zones, where the speed limit drops 5 miles per hour from 30 to 25.
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