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Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Friday, Feb. 27, 2015

The New York City Department of Transportation, in conjunction with the Department of Sanitation, today announced that Alternate Side Parking Regulations will be suspended Friday, Feb. 27, 2015 due to cold weather conditions.

Payment at parking meters will remain in effect throughout the City. Read more

Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015

The New York City Department of Transportation, in conjunction with the Department of Sanitation, today announced that Alternate Side Parking Regulations will be suspended Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015 due to cold weather conditions.

Payment at parking meters will remain in effect throughout the City.

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Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015

The New York City Department of Transportation, in conjunction with the Department of Sanitation, today announced that Alternate Side Parking Regulations will be suspended Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015 to facilitate snow removal.

Payment at parking meters will remain in effect throughout the City. Read more

Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Monday, Feb. 23, 2015

The New York City Department of Transportation, in conjunction with the Department of Sanitation, today announced that Alternate Side Parking Regulations will be suspended Monday, Feb. 23, 2015 to facilitate snow removal.

Payment at parking meters will remain in effect throughout the City.

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NYC DOT and NYPD Release Vision Zero Borough Pedestrian Safety Plan for Staten Island

NYC DOT Commissioner Polly Trottenberg and the NYPD today unveiled the Staten Island Pedestrian Safety Action Plan, establishing a comprehensive set of actions for DOT, NYPD, and other agencies and serve as the next major step in achieving Vision Zero. The Borough Plans are one of 63 Vision Zero initiatives announced last year. The plans were developed by integrating detailed crash analysis with input from 28 Vision Zero town halls and public workshops, including over 10,000 comments submitted by New Yorkers. Read more

Suspension of Alternate Side Parking Regulations for Friday, Feb. 20, and Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015

The New York City Department of Transportation, in conjunction with the Department of Sanitation, today announced that Alternate Side Parking Regulations will be suspended Friday, Feb. 20, and Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015 to facilitate snow removal.

Payment at parking meters will remain in effect throughout the City.

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NYC DOT and NYPD Release Vision Zero Borough Pedestrian Safety Plan for Brooklyn

NYC DOT Commissioner Polly Trottenberg and NYPD’s Patrol Borough Brooklyn North Deputy Inspector Amin Kosseim today unveiled the Brooklyn Pedestrian Safety Action Plan that establishes a comprehensive set of actions for DOT, NYPD, and other agencies and serves as the next major step in achieving Vision Zero. The Borough Plans are one of 63 Vision Zero initiatives announced last year. The plans were developed by integrating detailed crash analysis with input from 28 Vision Zero town halls and public workshops, including over 10,000 comments submitted by New Yorkers. Read more

NYC DOT and NYPD Release Vision Zero Borough Pedestrian Safety Plan for the Bronx

NYC DOT Commissioner Polly Trottenberg, Chief Thomas Moran, NYPD Patrol Borough Bronx and Deputy Inspector Lorenzo Johnson of the 40 Precinct today unveiled the Borough Pedestrian Safety Action Plan that establishes a comprehensive set of actions for DOT, NYPD and other agencies and serve as the next major step in achieving Vision Zero. The Borough Plans are one of 63 Vision Zero initiatives announced last year and were developed by integrating detailed crash analysis with input from several Vision Zero town halls and public workshops, including thousands comments submitted by New Yorkers.

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DOT and NYPD Release Vision Zero Borough Pedestrian Safety Plan for Manhattan

NYC DOT Commissioner Polly Trottenberg and New York Police Department Patrol Borough of Manhattan South Chief Salvatore Comodo, Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, New York City Council Transportation Committee Chairman Ydanis Rodriguez and Council Member Ben Kallos today unveiled the second of five borough Pedestrian Safety Action Plans that establish a comprehensive set of actions for DOT, NYPD, and other agencies and serve as the next major step in achieving Vision Zero and were one of 63 Vision Zero initiatives announced last year. The plans were developed by integrating detailed crash analysis with input from 28 Vision Zero town halls and public workshops, including over 10,000 comments submitted by New Yorkers.

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NYC DOT and NYPD Release Vision Zero Borough Pedestrian Safety Plan for Queens

NYC DOT Commissioner Polly Trottenberg and NYPD’s Transportation Chief Thomas Chan today unveiled the first of five borough Pedestrian Safety Action Plans that establish a comprehensive set of actions for DOT, NYPD, and other agencies and serve as the next major step in achieving Vision Zero. The Borough Plans are one of 63 Vision Zero initiatives announced last year. The plans were developed by integrating detailed crash analysis with input from 28 Vision Zero town halls and public workshops, including over 10,000 comments submitted by New Yorkers.
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