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FILE -- A man uses a crosswalk. (Credit: CBS 2)

Pedestrian Safety Experts Tour Long Island, Offer Tips For Saving Lives

Due to a rise of fatalities and injuries, national experts on pedestrian street safety conducted a guided walking audit of Long Island’s deadliest thoroughfares Thursday.

06/19/2014

The village of Patchogue has launched a parking ticket blitz downtown, store owners said. (credit: CBS 2)

Patchogue Merchants Worry Downtown Parking Ticket Blitz Is Hurting Business

The rebirth of Patchogue’s downtown is coming with a price: a parking ticket blitz.

05/05/2014

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Struggling Long Island Community Fighting To Keep CVS Drive-Thru Out

A small community is fighting against the building of a big drug store. Residents said they have nothing against national retail chains, but more is needed to turn around the struggling downtown of this Long Island community.

01/13/2014

Sunrise Highway (Photo/Doug Kerr via Flickr)

Locals Want Input Into Safety Improvements On Sunrise Highway

The New York State Department of Transportation is planning safety improvements along the 16-mile highway. Businesses and residents have written to the state, asking to be consulted.

08/18/2013

Traffic on the Long Island Expressway - Oct 6, 2011 (credit: TrafficLand)

Officials Discuss Plan To Reduce Traffic And Increase Connectivity On Long Island

Lawmakers say a major plan, called Connect Long Island, would increase public transportation and reduce car use.

10/06/2011