A motorist struck and killed cyclist Jing Yin Jiang on Broadway near W. 89th Street this afternoon.
New York City’s best subway map just got better. OnNYTurf‘s clickable, dragable, searchable Google mashup showing the subway and PATH lines in scale relation to the surface streets now shows — ready for this? — the exact locations of all the entrances to the 116 subway stations in Manhattan. (The four-platform, 22-entrance Fulton Street/Broadway-Nassau complex is […]
Our in-house satirical band was shocked to learn that Mayor de Blasio doesn't want to ban cars on Broadway.
Photo: AntyDiluvian/Flickr The Times has come out in favor of the upcoming Broadway public space reclamation, recognizing the need for safety improvements along one of New York’s most contested thoroughfares. From 1998 to 2007, some 700 pedestrians were injured and five were killed in Midtown Manhattan along Broadway, making it one of the more hazardous […]
Attendees relaxed, played, conversed and enjoyed the roadway — all common occurrences in cities with large pedestrianized zones, but almost completely unheard of in car-dominated New York. Is more on the way?
Manhattan officials prod the city to move faster as car-free spaces prove their worth for safety and commerce.