Tag Archives: NYPD

Grand Army Plaza’s traffic is worse than usual today

Looking down Flatbush Avenue toward downtown Brooklyn from Grand Army Plaza, there’s a row of cars as far as the eye can see. Continue reading

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Anatomy of a collision: a convergence of impatience

On Tuesday, the impatience of several drivers led to a collision between a dollar van and a cyclist. What led to this “accident”? Continue reading

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High turnout at the inaugural Park Slope Street Safety Partnership meeting

In the wake of the death of Samuel Cohen Eckstein, a new group of community organizations, government agencies, and public officials has come together to make Park Slope’s streets safer. Continue reading

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Speed posting: this was one hell of a week

Ray Kelly’s Playboy spread, a few crap Op-Eds, Cy Vance not doing his job: Let’s take a quick look at the last seven days. Continue reading

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Everything you need to know about livable streets in ten tweets

Breaking down an emotional string of tweets from Brooklyn Spoke, one of the city’s best advocates for livable streets, after a scary experience. Continue reading

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On Wednesday, rally for safer streets at City Hall

NYC has seen 114 car-related deaths this year. Join us for a rally for safer streets Wednesday morning at City Hall. Continue reading

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Why I support livable streets

Even if you’ve been following the sometimes-insane reporting on livable-streets issues in New York media¬†for many years, two pieces this weekend probably made your jaw drop. In the¬†Daily News, fellow Park Slope resident Joshua Greenman sings a paean to the … Continue reading

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