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Join us: Port Authority Plans for a New Bus Terminal Threatens our Community

[ April 18, 2016; 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. ] The Hell’s Kitchen South Community will hold a critical Town Hall meeting to learn more about the recently announced expansion and redevelopment of the Port Authority Bus Terminal
Port Authority Bus Terminal Design - Town Hall
Monday, April 18, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
410 West 40th Street (9/10)
All of the current proposals will have a major impact on the [...]

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NOT ONE MORE : Vigil for 26,500 New Yorkers injured by Drivers in 2015

[ July 14, 2015; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] The number is staggering: 143 per day! In the second year of Vision Zero how could it be that drivers injured so many people in 2015 alone? People talk about crime in New York city in the 70′s . I doubt that criminals injured or killed so many people per day ever in New York [...]

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Mark your calendars

[ July 13, 2015; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. July 14, 2015; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] Free Outdoor Movie:
MUSICAL CHAIRS , Celebarting the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act
Monday, July 13, 2015, 7:30 p.m.
Mathews Palmer Park, 45th Street b/w 9/10 Avenues

VIGIL for VISION ZERO  RSVP Here 
Since January 20,033 New Yorkers have been injured. Join Families for Safe Streets to say – NOT ONE MORE.. 
Tuesday, July 14, 2015, [...]

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Mark Your Calendars: VOTE to fund Safer Pedestrian Crossings

[ April 11, 2015 9:00 am to April 19, 2015 6:00 pm. ] As part of the Participatory Budgeting, every resident of Chelsea and Hell’s Kitchen who is older than 14,  can now vote for a capital project that will be built in our district. Voting will take place from April 11 to April 19. Click here for voting hours and locations

By voting for the  project called “Raised [...]

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Direct Tax $$ to Safe Pedestrian Crossings

[ March 24, 2015; 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. ] For over a year, CHEKPEDS has been designing a Safe Pedestrian Crossing, that will provide Safe Crossing for ALL people, ALL the time. 
The Raised Pedestrian Crossing has been selected as one of the projects that you can vote for, as part of the Participatory Budgeting process Council Member Johnson initiated in our community. The selected projects will add up to $ 1 [...]

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Join Us: Reckless Drivers Who Kill New Yorkers Must Be Charged

[ January 11, 2015; 2:00 pm to 2:45 pm. ] Families for Safe Streets Calls on NYC’s District Attorneys to
Prosecute in Fatal Crashes
Families for Safe Streets
Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 2pm
City Hall steps 

New York City’s district attorneys must prosecute drivers when their
reckless behavior causes death or serious injury, say members of
Families for Safe Streets, a group of New Yorkers who have lost loved
ones in traffic [...]

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Join Us to Meet with our Favorite Bus Companies

[ September 17, 2014; 6:30 pm to 7:00 pm. ] CB4 Transportation Committee
Wednesday, September 17, 6:30 p.m.
Cameo Studios, 307 West 43rd street, Studio B

The executives of many of our favorite bus companies  - including New Jersey Transit – have accepted to meet with the community to discuss their plans related to Bus Routes, Pedestrian Safety and Long Term Initiatives to limit or eliminate using our [...]

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Join us: Trans-Hudson Transportation Summit

[ September 12, 2014; 8:00 am to 11:30 am. ]
Fiday, September 12, 2014, 8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Hilton Hasbrouck Heights / Meadowlands , 650 Terrace Avenue , Hasbrouck Heights, NJ 07604
REGISTER HERE
The Meadowland Chamber of commerce is convening a Transportation Summit covering topics extremely relevant to the future of the West side:
FEDERAL PERSPECTIVE ON INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT
THINKING REGIONALLY, ACTING REGIONALLY
TRANS-HUDSON INITIATIVES
REGIONAL TO LOCAL NEEDS
LAST MILE [...]

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Speak Up: Vision Zero Pedestrian Safety Workshop

[ June 11, 2014; 12:30 am to 8:31 am. ] Join us to identify dangerous intersections that will be considered to be fixed as part of the 50 intersections that will be redesigned annually by DOT . Co-sponsored by CHEKPEDS , DOT, and all our Elected Officials .

Vision Zero: Pedestrian Safety WorkshopWednesday, June 11, 2014 , 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.Our lady of Pompei ( [...]

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Free Outdoor Movie : Breaking Away

[ May 21, 2014; 7:45 pm to 9:45 pm. ]
Sponsored by West 45th/46th Street Block Association and CHEKPEDS.
Questions? Volunteer? Have something to donate or raffle off? Please contact west45thstreet@gmail.com or347-460-1818

 

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