Bitter Battle Underway As Council Nears Vote To Limit Number Of Uber, Lyft CarsA vote that would cap the number of ride share cars in the city happens this week, but Uber and Lyft have spent thousands to try to stop it.
NYC Council Considers Cap On Ride-Sharing VehiclesThe massive growth of for-hire vehicles like Uber and Lyft is blamed for driving traffic congestion up and pushing wages down.
Ride-Sharing Vehicles Are Making NYC Congestion Worse, Report SaysNew York City already has a congestion problem, and now a new report shows that ride-sharing apps such as Uber, Lyft and Via are adding to it.
Limits On Deliveries, Crackdown On Blocking Intersections Among Highlights Of De Blasio Traffic Congestion PlanBeginning next year, New York City will test a pilot program limiting curbside delivery in certain high-traffic commercial zones during peak hours – and will also crack down on drivers who block intersections.
NYC Traffic Congestion Causing Big Problems For Emergency RespondersTraffic congestion can create an uphill battle for emergency responders in the city – taking up precious moments that could be used to help someone in need.
CBS2 Demanding Answers: De Blasio Weighs In On Seventh Avenue Pedestrian CongestionThe nightly rush hour crush among pedestrians on Seventh Avenue near Penn Station could bring big changes to the traffic pattern through the area.
New Yorkers Prepare For Congestion During Pope Francis' VisitTens of thousands of people are expected to see Pope Francis during his visit to New York City next week, and with that comes traffic congestion.
Data Shows More Traffic Delays In NYC, Fairfield CountyThe company behind the INRIX smartphone traffic app for years has reported that New York and Bridgeport are in the top ten among all U.S. cities when it comes to traffic congestion.
NYC To Reduce Number Of Street FairsNew York City plans to reduce the number of street fairs and their hours following complaints from communities that the fairs create traffic congestion, noise and litter.
Report: New York Is The 2nd Most Congested City In The U.S.The way things are going, experts say it won’t be long before the Big Apple edges out the City of Angels for the distinction of being the gridlock capital of America.