This Week: Midtown Rezoning, Cortelyou Traffic-Calming

This week’s livable streets events run the gamut from the massive Midtown rezoning plan to a proposed bike corral in Crown Heights. Also, DOT discusses traffic-calming on Cortelyou Road and the NYMTC 2040 RTP open house series comes to Staten Island.

Keep an eye on the calendar for updated listings. Got an event we should know about? Drop us a line.

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This Week: A Conversation With Manhattan DA Cy Vance

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This week in livable streets events, a conversation and Q&A with Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance. Also, the MTA and NYMTC continue to hold public meetings on Metro-North expansion and the 2040 Regional Transportation Plan, respectively, and DOT presents a proposal to calm traffic on Lefferts Boulevard. Tuesday: The MTA will host a public information session […]

This Week: Bike-Share, Ped Safety, Memorial Ride and Walk

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Community boards in Manhattan and Brooklyn will host three bike-share planning workshops this week, and will take up traffic calming and pedestrian safety in Soho. Staten Island SBS and NYMTC long-range bike-ped planning are also on the agenda. The week ends with the annual memorial for fallen New York cyclists. Tuesday: Manhattan Community Board 1 […]

This Week: A Safer 181st Street, Midtown Bike Lanes Vote

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It’s a very busy week on the Streetsblog calendar, with the presentation of safety improvements for 181st Street, votes on bike lanes for First and Second Avenues, and panels on smart growth and the city’s zoning code. Tonight: DOT presents its plan for 181st Street to Manhattan CB 12. In October, DOT presented three options […]

This Week: QBB Bike Access, Select Bus Service, Play Streets

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It’s a busy week on the Streetsblog calendar, with meetings in all five boroughs on everything from Select Bus Service and bike lanes to play streets and traffic calming. Head over to the full calendar for more events. Monday: Manhattan Community Board 6’s transportation committee will hold its third meeting on a shared lane proposal from DOT […]

This Week: Transpo Planning for NYC and Beyond

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Looking for something to do this evening? Choose from one of four livable streets events, three of which pertain to the future of regional transportation. Also, TA volunteers continue their work for safer streets in the Bronx and Manhattan. Today: Transportation Alternatives continues its series of information sessions on Play Streets, temporary street closures that […]

This Week: Bay Ridge Parkway Sharrows, Jamaica Bus Lanes

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Lots of community board action this week. DOT will be unveiling transit improvements for Port Richmond in Staten Island and safety fixes in Greenpoint, while one community board will get a chance to hear from the NYPD about traffic enforcement and another will take a final vote over the proposed Bay Ridge Parkway bike markings. […]