We need your input: DOT kicks off the Streets Master Plan

NYC DOT is developing the NYC Streets Plan, a five-year transportation plan to improve the safety, accessibility, and quality of the City’s streets for all New Yorkers. The plan is being developed in response to Local Law 195 enacted in December 2019, which directs NYC DOT to issue and implement a transportation master plan every five years. […]

Streets stubbornly dangerous in spite of remarkable progress

Compared to the first 6 months of 2019, our district of Chelsea and Hell’s kitchen has experienced a 51% decrease in traffic injuries to pedestrians and cyclists. This is significantly better than the city average which stands at 24% decrease. However we seem to be unable to eliminate 3 fatalities each year, while the city […]

Open streets 2021 winners

If you are missing the calm COVID brought to our streets, then Open Streets is for you. NYCDOT just approved a number of open streets in our district. These streets are open to local traffic but do not permit thru traffic. They allow residents to organize local activities, get to know each other, let the […]