Recent Streetsblog NYC posts about Western Jackson Heights Alliance

No Love for One-Way Proposal in Jackson Heights

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Congestion in Jackson Heights: The DOT needs some new ideas The Queens Times-Ledger reports on the "cool reception" given last week by Queens Community Board 3 and City Council Member Hiram Monserrate to the DOT’s proposal for a one-way pair of streets on 35th and 37th avenues. What’s most disappointing about the debate so far […]

Carpetbagging Drivers Head to North Carolina for Plates

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On his frequent runs and bike rides around his Jackson Heights neighborhood and nearby Corona and Elmhurst, Will Sweeney recently started noticing something strange: a lot of license plates from North Carolina. Sweeney writes: Two weekends ago, I decided to take an informal and unscientific survey of license plates in these three neighborhoods. I found […]