NYC Announces Pilot Program That Replaces Some Delivery Trucks With Electric Cargo BikesInternet deliveries are literally choking the streets, accounting for more than 1 million packages per day and counting. But now, transportation officials have a new way to ease delivery congestion.
Point Of View: DOT Commissioner Polly Trottenberg On Pedestrian And Bike SafetyThe commissioner is trying to steer the city clear of traffic deaths and revolutionize the way people get around.
New York City DOT Announces 'Green Wave' Bike Safety PlanWith the number of cyclists killed on the streets of New York rising, city transportation officials have unveiled a new safety program.
NYC Set To Drop Speeds On West Side Highway South Of 59thTraffic on the West Side Highway is about to move even slower. City and state officials want to reduce the speed limit in order to keep pedestrians and cyclists safer.
Madison Avenue Fighting Latest Controversial DOT Plan That Blocks NYC Storefronts With Bus SheltersThe avenue has long been synonymous with fashion and advertising. There are plenty of high-end shops with window displays designed to entice consumers. Those views may soon change.
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.
For First Time, Protected Bike Lanes Will Remain Open During U.N. General Assembly Gridlock Alert DaysThe U.N. General Assembly kicks off on Sept. 23 and runs through the 30th.
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.
DOT Commissioner Defends Inspectors From Accusations Of Sidewalk Repair Double StandardsIt's a tale of two sidewalks on Caswell Avenue in Willowbrook.
Transportation Chief Shares Vision Of NYC As Pedestrian ParadiseTransportation Commissioner Polly Trottenberg see a future for pedestrians with more foot traffic plazas and more bike lanes on New York City's streets.
CBS2 Demands Answers On Missing Markings In Recently Repaved Lanes Near Lincoln TunnelCBS2 on Monday showed you the tricky traffic causing a hazard on 11th Avenue near the Lincoln Tunnel in Manhattan. Today, we're demanding answers.
With Clocks Rolling Back This Weekend, Officials Roll Out 'Dusk & Darkness' Vision Zero Safety InitiativeThe period between Nov. 1-March 15 is the deadliest time of year for pedestrians in New York City, especially in the evening.
NYC To Move Horse-Carriage Boarding Area Into Central ParkNew York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is announcing a plan to move the carriage horses that line up along the southern edge of Central Park to designated boarding spots inside the park.
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.