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UPDATED: Pedestrian Hospitalized As Car Flees Hit And Run In Gowanus

Police are searching for a driver who struck a woman in the Gowanus neighborhood on Saturday night. The driver fled the scene after hitting...

From Speedway To Residential Boulevard — Making Ocean Parkway Safer

Governor Andrew Cuomo announced last week that work has begun on an $8.5 million project to improve safety and traffic flow on Ocean Parkway. "Creating...

DOT Revives Plans For Pedestrian Plaza In Sheepshead Bay

The Department of Transportation (DOT) has revived a plan to drop a Times Square-style plaza near Sheepshead Bay Road and reconfigure traffic and bus...

Child Hit By Turning Car On Fourth Avenue; Driver Issued A...

A little girl in a stroller was struck by a car near 51st Street and Fourth Avenue at around 12:30pm this afternoon and she was rushed to...

Local Politicians Remind DOT: Safety And Design Must Co-Exist At Times...

Local street safety advocates and politicians are not wasting any time in keeping up the pressure on the city Department of Transportation (DOT) to...

Local Politicians Remind DOT: Safety And Design Must Co-Exist At Times...

Local street safety advocates and politicians are not wasting any time in keeping up the pressure on the city Department of Transportation (DOT) to...

CM Cumbo Withdraws Support For Bill That Would Exempt MTA Bus...

The debate around traffic, pedestrian, and street safety is a constant in Brooklyn, with changes large and small happening almost daily: new bike lanes and...

Times Plaza Redesign Plan Leaves Many Residents With Unanswered Questions About...

The NYC Department of Transportation (DOT) revealed its preliminary design proposal for the extension and landscaping of Times Plaza to the public at the Brooklyn...

Times Plaza Redesign Plan Leaves Many Residents With Unanswered Questions About...

The city Department of Transportation (DOT) revealed its preliminary design proposal for the extension and landscaping of Times Plaza to the public at the Brooklyn...

DOT Unveils Changes To Terrace Place To Increase Pedestrian Safety

The NYC Department of Transportation announced several changes to Terrace Place in Windsor Terrace in order to increase pedestrian safety in the area at...

Art And A Call To Action At Vigil For Victoria Nicodemus...

"Change the law so that people who are sober and take lives are prosecuted like the drunks." Those words were the first out of Elsa...

Vigil Planned For Tuesday In Memory Of Fulton Street Crash Victim...

Christmas was one of Victoria Nicodemus' favorite holidays. The art curator loved the energy, joy, festivity, and creativity of the season, said her family...

Driver In Deadly Car Crash On Fulton Street Arraigned; Victim Remembered...

Marlon Sewell, 39, was released without bail Monday night after his arraignment in Brooklyn Criminal Court on charges of aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor...

Fatal Car Crash Kills One, Injures At Least Two Others On...

A 30-year-old Brooklyn Heights woman tragically lost her life early Sunday night in a car crash outside Not Ray's Pizza on Fulton Street off...

Woman In Critical Condition After Being Hit By Car At Flatbush...

We all know this already, but it's worth repeating: be extra careful when crossing Flatbush Avenue. A 34-year-old woman is fighting for her life at Methodist...