Speak Up for Safer Streets in Brooklyn and the Bronx

This week, there are important DOT workshops concerning major streets in Brooklyn — Fourth Avenue in Bay Ridge and Broadway from Myrtle Avenue to the Williamsburg Bridge. There’s also a community board meeting to reconsider a bike corral the board had already approved.

Also this week: In the Bronx, the MTA will hold a hearing on potential new Metro-North service, and Community Board 8 will hear from DOT on pedestrian access to Williamsbridge Oval Park.

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

  • Jay Shuffield

    Small correction: it should say Bronx Community Board 7.

    Thanks for including this!

  • Ben Kintisch

    Good news – the Crown Heights transportation committee voted again UNANIMOUSLY in favor of keeping the bike corral, plus adding additional bike parking on the street, plus requesting metered parking on the Franklin Ave. corridor to free up parking spaces. Of course the few people who had organized the petition to have the corral removed were unhappy, but generally the supporters of the corral outnumbered opponents I’d say 4 to one.

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