Brooklyn Community Board 8 General Board Meeting

DOT will present on proposed changes to Utica Avenue between Bergen Street and Atlantic Avenue due to B46 Select Bus Service.

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Tremont Avenue in Line for New Cross-Bronx Bike Route

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Last month, when Council Member Ritchie Torres lambasted DOT’s deference to community boards over street safety projects, he anticipated a fight over the agency’s plan for bike lanes on Tremont Avenue. DOT presented its design for the western segment of Tremont Avenue to Bronx Community Board 5 on January 20 [PDF] and, the following day, presented the design for the eastern segment […]

Community Board 2 Transportation Committee Hearing

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The Department of Transportation will present a range of pedestrian and bike improvements to the transportation committee of Brooklyn Community Board 2, including a traffic-calming project for Lafayette Avenue, installation of a bike corral on Court Street between Atlantic and Pacific, and modifications to the Jay Street bike lanes. The Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership will […]

Manhattan Community Board 11: Select Bus Service Public Meeting

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Join the Public Safety and Transportation Committee of Community Board 11, NYC Dept of Transportation and the MTA to discuss the city’s upcoming select bus service design treatments  for First & Second Avenues. Features include:  Low-Floor, Three-Door Buses   Bicycle Facilities & Pedestrian Improvements   Transit Signal Priority & Off-Board Fare Collection   Dedicated Bus Lanes on First Avenue and Second Avenue  […]

Speak Up for Safer Streets in Brooklyn and the Bronx

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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 […]