At the helm of the Vision Zero initiative and Green Wave bike safety plan, she has made safety a priority. But in the fifth year of a strategy that’s meant to bring traffic deaths to zero, a jarring number of at least 27 cyclists have been killed.READ MORE: Police Reveal More Details In Death Of 10-Year-Old Ayden Wolfe; Mother's Boyfriend Ryan Cato Faces Murder Charges
So is the DOT taking a more radical approach toward reducing traffic fatalities by making highly congested areas more pedestrian-friendly, like the new traffic restrictions around Rockefeller Center for the holidays?READ MORE: Long Island Rail Road Riders Face Crowded Trains On First Day Of Service Cuts
The commissioner sat down with CBSN New York’s political reporter Marcia Kramer for this week’s episode of “The Point.”MORE NEWS: NYPD Making Progress Bringing In And Promoting Women, But It Still Has A Lot Of Work To Do
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