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Join Us: CB4 Transportation committee to focus on 34th Street

[ April 20, 2011; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ] The upcoming transportation Committee of CB4 will take up a number of issues relevant to residents of 34th Street and its surroundings: 34th Street Transitway, long distance buses at 9th Avenue between 31st and 33rd Streets, and the illegal curb cuts along the GHI site .

CB4 Transportation CommitteeWednesday, April 20th, 6:30 p.m.Holland House, 351 W [...]

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CB4 Transportation Committee

[ April 20, 2011; 6:30 pm to 9:02 pm. ] Join us at the  Transportation Committee which will be addressing many important issues.

34th Street Transitway, following the Public session on March 31st.
34th Street unused driveways
Long Distance Buses at 34th Street and 9th Avenue
A “Pop up cafe proposed on Restaurant Row ( 46th Street)

CB4 Transportation Committee
Wednesday, April 20, 2011 – 6:30 pm
Holland [...]

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Join Us: 34th Street redesign unveiled

[ March 31, 2011; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ]

This public meeting is subsequent to the next Committee Advisory Committee, on March 14th .

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CB5 to host a hearing on 34th Street Transitway

[ November 22, 2010; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] In the meantime, Community Board 4′s Representative on the CAC, Brett Firfer, has asked DOT a presentation of their findings to date.

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34th Street transitway – ” Block by Block” consultation shows progress

Residents strongly expressed their preference for a configuration that allows a loading lane at curb sid as illustrated byt he DOT . They suggested loading permits issued by the building for extended deliveries (moving), parking policies (no restrictions in the loading unloading hours for a test).
The next step is to respond to DOT questionnaire so [...]

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34th Street Transitway- “block by block” Curb Usage Consultations

[ October 21, 2010; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. November 9, 2010; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] To learn about the block-by-block curb use needs of 34th Street, the NYC DOT and NYC Transit will host a series of forums to give the building owners and managers, residents and businesses of 34th St a chance to provide information on their individual curb use needs.

AT one of the eight tables representing block-by-block segments of 34th Street the [...]

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34th St Transitway – 2nd Community Advisory Committee

[ September 21, 2010; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] NYC Department of Transportation and NYC Transit announce the 2nd meeting of the Community Advisory Committee (CAC) for the 34th St Transitway on Tuesday, September 21, 2010 at 6pm. The meeting will be co-hosted by Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer.
At this meeting DOT will describe the different traffic concept options and offer an update on [...]

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Letter from BP Scott Stringer re 34th Street Transitway

Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer wrote to the NYC DOT concerning the proposed 34th Street Transitway. He is requesting that DOT provide a written report to address the community’s issues raised through the block-by-block outreach sessions.
He also urges that the Community Advisory Committee (CAC) play a major role for setting up these outreach sessions and [...]

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34th Street Transitway Community Advisory Committee (CAC) meeting #1

On 15 June 2010, the NYC DOT held the first Community Advisory Committee (CAC) meeting.  The CAC is composed of a broad range of stakeholders, including elected officials, Community Board members, civic/neighborhood groups, business organizations, and major area institutions. The CAC will meet every few months during the planning process for the project. According to [...]

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Buses: 34th Street River to River bus lanes

In September, dedicated bus lanes were painted red and given overhead signage to speed up the transit of tens of buses which use this corridor. We are anxious to see if this treatment is sufficient to keep cars and parkers away from the bus lane or if protective bollards are required.

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