Revel Moped Representatives To Meet With NYC DOT Over Safety ConcernsRevel mopeds returned to New York City streets last month after they were pulled following three fatalities, including the death of CBS2 reporter Nina Kapur.
Volunteers, Community Leaders Clean Inwood Parks, Streets As Trash Piles UpThey say since the sanitation budget was slashed two months ago, their community is suffering, especially at a time when parks are needed more than ever.
New Legislation Would Require More Oversight Of Shared Moped Companies Like RevelThe chairman of the City Council's Transportation Committee is introducing legislation that would require more oversight over shared moped companies like Revel.
Phase 2 Of Reopening Raises Concerns About Driver, Pedestrian Safety In New York CityIn May, 311 had a 600% increase in drag racing complaints compared to May of last year.
New York Leaders Discuss How To Prevent Pedestrian Accidents Involving TrucksThis comes after three pedestrians were killed in separate incidents involving trucks across three boroughs last week.
NYC Lawmakers Propose 'Department Of Pedestrians' And Agency That Caters To Bicycles, ScootersThere could be two new city agencies coming our way. Local leaders have unveiled proposals that would dedicate a pair of offices just to pedestrians and bike safety.
Pedestrian Critically Injured In Brooklyn Hit-And-RunA New York City lawmaker is calling for stronger hit-and-run laws after yet another serious crash.
City Councilman Calls For Reimbursement After L Train Shutdown Plan ScrappedWith Gov. Andrew Cuomo putting a stop to plans that would shut down L train service, one City Councilmember is calling for cash.
NYC Council Members Call For E-Bikes, E-Scooters To Be LegalThey're proposing four bills that would reverse current laws and legalize e-bikes and e-scooters.
Inwood Rezoning Critics Stage Occupy Protest In Counciman's OfficeProtesters opposed to zoning changes in Inwood occupied Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez's office Thursday, calling for changes to the plan.
Lawmakers Demand Transparency About Cooling Towers Linked To Legionnaires’ DiseaseA current cluster of cases has already killed one person and sickened 17 others.
Massive Protest Erupts, 2 City Councilmen Arrested, As ICE Detains Prominent Immigration ActivistThe detention of a prominent immigration activist sparked a large protest in Lower Manhattan that ended with the arrest of two City Council members Thursday.
City Council Committee Passes Bill Focusing On Sidewalk Safety In Wake Of Deadly Lower Manhattan Vehicle AttackA City Council committee has unanimously passed a bill that would make sidewalks safer from potential terrorist attacks.
New Hit-And-Run Alert System Takes Effect In New York CityThe system works similar to AMBER Alert, with notices being directly sent to cell phones with as description of who or what to be on the lookout for.
'We Have To Learn From Barcelona:' Councilman Calls For More Safety Barriers On SidewalksA New York City council member is calling on the city to install more safety barriers on sidewalks in places with high pedestrian traffic, following deadly crashes like those in Times Square and Barcelona.