Eyes on the Street: Friday, August 4, 2006


Woman crossing at 43rd Street and Ninth Avenue. Video still by Clarence Eckerson

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Eyes on the Street: DIY School Zone Traffic-Calming in Corona

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Today Transportation Alternatives staff and members of Families for Safe Streets are in Albany, asking legislators to allow NYC to install speed enforcement cameras near every school in the city. This example of a crossing guard’s efforts to defend school kids in Queens, courtesy of Streetfilms’ Clarence Eckerson Jr., is another good illustration of why the state should lift arbitrary […]

Williamsburg Walks: Opening Up Bedford Avenue

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Bedford Avenue in Williamsburg Brooklyn was de-motorized and opened to the public this Saturday for a new event called Williamsburg Walks. Streetfilms’ Clarence Eckerson was there and he’s already churned out a nice three-and-a-half minute video to give you a sense of the event. If you want to check out Williamsburg Walks for yourself, you […]