Bus-Boarding Platforms Being Installed Along 14th Street To Speed Up Service, Clear SidewalksThe idea is to create a dedicated space for customers to wait for and board buses, making it faster, more convenient and safer to get from the sidewalk to the bus.
Council Speaker Corey Johnson Says He Supports Banning Cars From Busy Crosstown StreetsJohnson told WNYC the city should consider making 34th and 42nd streets open to only buses and trucks, like the 14th Street busway that took effect earlier this month.
Commuter Alert: 14th Street Busway Changes Take Effect Today In ManhattanPassenger cars are no longer allowed to drive straight across the street, because the route is reserved for buses and trucks.
DOT: Through Traffic On 14th Street To End ThursdayHuge changes are coming to 14th Street in Manhattan starting Thursday. The busy crosstown route will close to through traffic.
New York Judges Green Light Plan To Prioritize Buses On 14th Street, Ban Cars During The DayNew York judges have approved New York City's plan to ban cars from 14th Street for a portion of each day to give priority to buses.
Judge's Decision Means, For Now, It's Business As Usual For Cars On 14th Street In ManhattanCars were supposed to be banned along the majority of 14th Street starting Monday. But after a judge put the brakes on the plan Friday, some are asking what's next?
Judge Stops NYC's Controversial Plan To Ban Cars From 14th Street“Are you trying to get rid of cars in Manhattan?” CBS2’s Ali Bauman asked. “No I'm not trying to get rid of cars in Manhattan,” DOT commissioner Polly Trottenberg replied.
City To Move Forward With 14th Street Busway Plans After Winning In CourtThe plain aims to speed up buses along part of 14th Street by banning cars.
Supporters Rally To Make 14th Street Open To Buses OnlyNew York City’s Department of Transportation wanted to restrict traffic on 14th Street - only allowing buses - while repairs continue on the L train’s Canarsie Tunnel.
14th Street Busway Delayed From Monday's Planned Launch Due To LawsuitCars were supposed to be banned from Third Avenue to Ninth Avenue, but a judge issued a temporary restraining order after neighbors sued.
Commuter Alert: Most Of 14th Street Will Be Closed To Cars Most Of The Time Starting July 1It's part of the MTA's plan to increase bus service while repairs continue on the L train.