By CBSNewYork Team

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.

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Part of the plan includes loading-only parking spots in neighborhoods.

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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.

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Editor’s note: This story first appeared on Nov. 24, 2021.

CBSNewYork Team