Mayor De Blasio Signs 'Master Plan' Redesigning City Streets In Favor Of Buses And Bikes Over CarsThe sweeping agenda calls for transforming streets to speed up buses and make it safer for cyclists and pedestrians.
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.
Bill Requires Overnight Deliveries To City-Owned Buildings To Ease Congestion In ManhattanA council panel wants to mandate that city facilities, like big office buildings or courthouses, below 60th Street in Manhattan create a plan to accept deliveries only between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m.
Trucking & Delivery Association Pushes Back Against NYC’s Plan To Crack Down On CongestionOver the last 10 years, thousands of companies have gotten many of their parking summonses discounted through a city program. But come this fall, those perks will change.
Officials Announce New 'Don't Block The Box' Enforcement To Combat CongestionThe Department of Transportation and NYPD have identified 50 intersections where it will be aggressively enforced.
Study: New York City Is Fourth Worst For Rush Hour Traffic In U.S.A study conducted by Texas A&M finds New York is the fourth worst region for rush hour traffic in the entire country.
Port Authority Bus Terminal Tweaks Operations For Smoother CommutingAmong the tweaks, Port Authority officers are now managing traffic at the Lincoln Tunnel during peak driving hours, so buses are no longer being diverted into a long line along Tenth Avenue.
Poll Finds New Yorkers Think Congestion Is 'Serious' ProblemA total of 86 percent of participants of a new Quinnipiac University study said traffic congestion in New York City is a ``very serious'' or ``somewhat serious'' problem.
CT Lawmaker Opposes Electronic Tolling As A Way To Ease I-95 CongestionRep. David Scribner, a ranking member of the Legislature's transportation committee, said highway tolls, no matter how they are collected, are not the answer.
Connecticut Transportation Officials Consider Ideas For Traffic Congestion Relief Officials met in Bridgeport Wednesday afternoon to consider ideas from experts on how to ease traffic congestion on state highways.
City Unveils Wider Ramps On Brooklyn Bridge To Ease CongestionNew York City Department of Transportation Commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan calls the congestion between the bridge and the FDR Drive "the Brooklyn Bridge Squeeze."
Report: New York City Commute Times Are The Nation's HighestA new report ranked New York City as having the highest commute time in the country.
Study: New Yorkers Lost 50 Hours In Traffic In 2012New York is among the most congested cities in America and one of its highways the worst road for traffic in the country, according to a new study.
City Council Members Call For Brooklyn Bridge Path ExpansionThree New York City council members say something has to be done to handle Brooklyn Bridge's rising pedestrian and bike traffic.
Impending Traffic Changes Leave Residents WaryCommunication is supposed to be a two-way street, but some residents in a Brooklyn neighborhood say they’ve hit a dead end with the Department of Transportation on traffic alterations.