The city is looking for your input about traffic safety issues with its new interactive Vision Zero map [http://visionzero.herokuapp.com/]. Since it went up, users have already added a number of markers around the city, with reports ranging from poor visibility to speeding, jaywalking, double parking, and more.
Neighbors have admitted frustration in the past over speeding and other moving violations in Ditmas Park. When 20 MPH speed limits were proposed for much of Brooklyn [/blog/transportation/would-you-support-a-20-mph-speed-limit-over-much-of-our-area] , neighbors said signs would mean nothing without enforcement. When a study about risky behavior in Community District 14 [/blog/transportation/
Source: MovieClipsTHE COMMUTE [/author/arosen/]: Last week, Sheepshead Bites reported [/city-council-mulling-25-mph-speed-limit-citywide/] on legislation being considered by the City Council [http://legistar.council.nyc.gov/LegislationDetail.aspx?ID=862343&GUID=6E062EC0-0168-4378-A432-8CF34EFC837C&Options=&Search=] to lower the speed limit on city residential streets narrower than 60 feet wide from 30 mph to
In the month of September, the 78th Precinct issued no speeding tickets to drivers, according to the Daily News [http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/brooklyn/speed-demons-running-wild-brooklyn-article-1.1501982] , which adds that the neighboring 77th Precinct, which covers Prospect Heights and Crown Heights, handed out 77 tickets for speeding. They note that
It’s a multi-generational crossing in the nabe. (Photo by Francisco Daum [http://www.flickr.com/photos/franciscodaum/].)Good morning, Fort Greene and Clinton Hill. Today is hopefully the last day of rainy weather until Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service [http://forecast.weather.gov/MapClick.php?lat=40.
Photo By Erica ShermanThis week we reported [/bensonhurst-is-third-in-speeding-tickets-issued-for-all-of-brooklyn/] on calls by local political leaders to have the city invest in speed enforcement cameras, devices designed to reduce speeding in areas with lower police presence. While many politicians are eager to get speed enforcement cameras installed throughout the city in the
Around 11:30 this morning, a white Pontiac Bonneville, ran the light at the intersection of Avenue X and Bedford Avenue causing a three car accident. According to numerous witnesses, the Pontiac was speeding when the driver entered the intersection. The driver of a silver Nissan was headed North when