Vision Zero

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."
Officials Unveil Pedestrian Safety Improvements Near Barclays CenterNew safety pedestrian improvements are coming to a dangerous intersection near Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
De Blasio Wants To Transform Dangerous Queens Road Into 'Boulevard Of Life'The city is investing $100 million to transform Queens Boulevard from the "boulevard of death" into the "boulevard of life," Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Thursday.
Ban On Cars On West Drive In Prospect Park Takes EffectWest Drive between Grand Army Plaza and Park Circle, which had been open to vehicles for two hours during weekday afternoons, will now be permanently car free.
CBS2 Exclusive: Technology Credited With Big Increase In NYC Speeding TicketsDrivers in New York City are speeding into ticket trouble in record numbers.
New 'Vision Zero' Ad Showcasing Dangerous Driving Behavior DebutsThe first ad, called "Racer," shows a driver and a young cyclist both heading out for a ride until the distracted driver collides with the child.
New Street Sweepers To Play Role In de Blasio’s ‘Vision Zero’ PlanAs part of Mayor Bill de Blasio's 'Vision Zero' plan the city is getting new street sweepers that will give drivers a better view of the road.
Advocacy Group: Pump $2.4 Billion Per Year Into Fixing Dangerous RoadsAn advocacy group said Tuesday said while the mayor’s program to improve traffic safety is admirable, it will require a lot more effort – and a lot more money – to make the city’s roads truly safe.
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 Councilman Wants Clarity On How NYPD Is Applying Vision Zero LawCouncilman Rory Lancman said the law has led to a number of arrests, including half a dozen bus drivers.
NYC Officials Outline 'Vision Zero' Pedestrian Safety Plan For BronxCity officials outlined a new pedestrian safety plan for the Bronx Wednesday as the de Blasio administration marks the one year anniversary of the Vision Zero program with a five-borough tour.
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.