NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There’s a new push in New York City to ease congestion created by delivery trucks.
City Council has passed multiple new measures to stop online delivery trucks from blocking streets and sidewalks.READ MORE: NYPD Narcotics Detective Executing Search Warrant Shot On Staten Island
Part of the plan includes loading-only parking spots in neighborhoods.READ MORE: Storm Watch: 1-3" Of Snow Expected, Winter Weather Advisories In Effect Through 1PM
The legislation also calls for micro-distribution centers, which would allow drivers to unload packages from large trucks onto smaller vehicles for home drop-off.MORE NEWS: Search Continues For Gunman After 11-Month-Old Shot By Stray Bullet In Bronx
Editor’s note: This story first appeared on Nov. 24, 2021.