Giant Water Slide Comes To Foley Square As Part Of NYC's Summer Streets ProgramThis year, there will be everything from a giant 270-foot water slide at Foley Square to art walking tours, bike rentals, a dog park and a zipline.
Amityville Woman Says Cars Driving In Parking Lane Putting Pedestrians At RiskLee has been writing letters and calling Suffolk County authorities in an effort to get orange barrels or large signs telling motorists not to drive in the parking lane.
NYPD: 1 Pedestrian Killed, Another Hurt In Upper Manhattan Car CrashesA pedestrian was killed and another was seriously hurt after police said they were struck by two cars in Upper Manhattan.
Driver Held After Allegedly Striking 2 Women, Killing 1, On Staten IslandA driver was in police custody late Monday afternoon, after he allegedly drove on the sidewalk and hit two women – leaving one dead – on Staten Island.
Slow Zone Coming To Brooklyn's Atlantic Avenue To Reduce Traffic FatalitiesPolice and the city Department of Transportation on Wednesday announced a “slow zone” that will be implemented on Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn, in an effort to reduce speeding.
De Blasio's Vision Zero Plan To Reduce Traffic Fatalities Coming Into FocusThe first three months of 2014 have seen a 26 percent decline in fatalities and an 8 percent reduction in injuries compared with the first quarter of 2013.
Activists Hope To Slow Speeding Drivers With Fake '20-MPH Speed Limit' SignsA grass roots movement has taken the matter of stopping speeding drivers and reducing pedestrian fatalities into its own hands.
Protesters Cover NYPD Signs Urging Pedestrian Safety On Upper West SideSigns of tension erupted on the Upper West Side Tuesday, as a pedestrian set up signs protesting a police initiative targeting pedestrians following a series of traffic deaths.
2 Pedestrians Hit, Killed In Separate AccidentsTwo pedestrians were struck and killed in separate incidents in Brooklyn and Queens Monday night.
Police: Car Jumps Curb In Crown Heights, 3 Pedestrians StruckA black Hyundai was moving down Kingston Avenue when it collided with a white Infinity that was going eastbound on Eastern Parkway shortly before 7 p.m., police said.
Driver Loses Control, Slams Into Pedestrians And Businesses In The BronxAn out-of-control driver struck multiple pedestrians and took out four storefronts Monday evening in the Baychester section of the Bronx.
2 Pedestrians Killed, 3 Injured In Separate Weekend Accidents In NYCTwo pedestrians were killed, and three others were injured, in four separate accidents this weekend in three boroughs of New York City.
SUV Loses Control In Midtown, Plows Into Pedestrians On Fifth AvenueSeven people were injured including a small child after an SUV apparently lost control, plowed onto the sidewalk and into pedestrians in Midtown Friday afternoon.
Fort Lee Police Set Up Decoy Officers At Pedestrian CrosswalksPolice in Fort Lee, N.J., have set up officers as decoys, at sites where motorists have been failing chronically to stop for pedestrians in the crosswalk.
Metuchen To Use Flags To Improve Safety On The StreetsIf the presence of a person in a crosswalk doesn't stop drivers, maybe a bright, orange or yellow flag will. That's the idea in Metuchen.