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Citi Bikes Hurting Rental Business, Workers Say

| Posted 08.31.2013 | New York

UPPER EAST SIDE -- They're circling the Citi Bikes to stay in business. Central Park South bike shops are intercepting tourists as they belly up to C...

WATCH: 'A Day With New York City's Pothole Repair Crew'

Posted 01.03.2013 | New York

In a city clogged with some of the worst traffic in the nation, it's no surprise New York City employs an army of diligent workers to ensure roads are...

MAP: 600 CitiBike Bike Share Station Spots

Posted 05.11.2012 | New York

Pumped for the summer? Well, the city's department of transportation is doling out yet another reason to be excited with the release of a new map draf...

WATCH: 'Silent Lights' Project Plans For Interactive Lights Under BQE

Posted 12.22.2011 | New York

The often traffic-snarled BQE may not be getting its much needed makeover to fix its dilapidated routes, but if the power of Kickstarter has its way, ...

A Street Closing in Queens Hurts Business but Unites a Community

Daniel Medina | Posted 01.30.2012 | New York
Daniel Medina

The customers are gone. Empty red steel chairs line rows of computer desks where they once sat. A tall stack of bills lies on a cracking, worn-out wooden desk that cannot be repaired until business is good again, if that is anytime soon.

Judge Dismisses Lawsuit To Remove Brooklyn Bike Lane

Posted 10.17.2011 | New York

A lawsuit brought against the city for installing the divisive Prospect Park West bike lane was dismissed Tuesday, The New York Times reports. Sup...

'Summer Streets' Will Take Over 7 Miles Of Manhattan Roads

Posted 08.28.2011 | New York

Once again, the New York City Department of Transportation will clear seven miles of Manhattan streets this August on three consecutive Saturdays for ...

Report: Every 35 Hours A New Yorker Dies In A Traffic Crash

Posted 08.09.2011 | New York

Someone is killed in a New York City traffic accident every 35 hours, according to a new report from the advocacy group Transportation Alternatives an...

'You The Man' App Helps Drunk New Yorkers Get Home

Bed-Stuy, NY Patch | C. Zawadi Morris | Email the Author | 10:00am | Posted 06.25.2011 | New York

In an effort to help reduce drunk driving and pedestrian fatalities in New York City, The New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) has introdu...

Taming a Dangerous Intersection in Brooklyn

Jeff Sherman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jeff Sherman

The first time you see the intersection of Washington and Atlantic, it's a shock. You're walking through a quiet Brooklyn neighborhood of brownstones, and suddenly you hit an eight-lane highway.

The Tremendous Potential (and Ultimate Limitations) of Buses

John Petro | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
John Petro

Improving bus service is the low-hanging fruit, the missing link in the city's transportation network. But there is still considerable opposition to Select Bus Service in New York City.

The Bike Lane Wars

John Petro | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
John Petro

There is a solution to New York city traffic, but I don't think Marty Markowitz will like it. We must take steps to reduce the number of cars on the road, even as the city's population grows.