This Week: Election Day, TSTC Benefit, Amsterdam Avenue

It’s a busy week on the Streetsblog calendar, but here’s the most important thing: Don’t forget to vote tomorrow!

Here are the highlights from this week’s livable streets calendar:

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: Amsterdam Ave Bikeway, Broadway Road Diet

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Two redesigns of major Manhattan avenues are on community board agendas this week. Tomorrow, a resolution calling on DOT to immediately install a protected bike lane on Amsterdam Avenue goes before Manhattan Community Board 7 (the transportation committee voted for it last month). Bike-share is coming to the neighborhood soon, and Amsterdam could fill a void as its […]

This Week: More East New York Bike Lanes

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The pre-Memorial Day calendar is front-loaded with events on Monday and Tuesday, with DOT unveiling new bike routes and upgrades to existing ones. Here are the highlights. Check the Streetsblog calendar for the full listing of events: Monday: DOT will present the next phase of bike network expansion in East New York to Brooklyn Community Board 5. […]

This Week: Lincoln Square, UES Intersection, Park Slope Safety

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The first full week of 2014 is full of public meetings about Select Bus Service, traffic enforcement, street safety and more. Be sure to check the full calendar for a complete listing of events. Here are the highlights: Monday: Community board transportation committees take on street design near a busy uptown hospital (Manhattan CB 12), signage on Flatbush […]

This Week: Park Slope Safety Forum, Amsterdam Avenue Vote

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There are some major items on the Streeetsblog calendar this week: an important street safety forum in Park Slope, a crucial vote for the effort to bring a complete street redesign to Amsterdam Avenue on the Upper West Side, and a City Council transportation committee hearing on NYPD’s hit-and-run investigations. Be sure to check the full […]

This Week: Rockaway Freeway Safety, Citi Bike Showcase

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As we reported in April, high school students interning with the Rockaway Waterfront Alliance are working to persuade DOT to convert under-used asphalt on the Rockaway Freeway into a safe space for walking and biking. They developed a plan for the project and have gathered over 1,000 signatures in support. On Thursday, the plan will […]