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: Former Senator Bob Dole Dies At Age 98
Part of the plan includes loading-only parking spots in neighborhoods.READ MORE: Gov. Lamont: Connecticut Man Who Tested Positive For Omicron Variant Has Mild Symptoms, Resting At Home
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: Driver Killed When Car Collides With MTA Bus On Staten Island
Editor’s note: This story first appeared on Nov. 24, 2021.